Medina County Human Resources
144 North Broadway, Room 206
Medina, Ohio 44256
Phone: 330.722.9209
Fax: 330.722.9342

Open Positions


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  Medina County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All potential candidates must pass a background check and drug screen.

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The Medina County Public Defender Office is seeking a full time Assistant Public Defender to work in the juvenile court. The successful candidate is expected to maintain a full criminal caseload, complete legal research, draft and file pre-trial motions, trial work, and other duties as assigned. Applicants should possess knowledge of criminal procedure and the rules of evidence; have familiarity with criminal trials and motions practice; have a good work ethic and demonstrate the ability to multi-task, while maintaining attention to detail. Trial experience is preferred.  

 Job Requirements: Applicants must be licensed to practice law in the State of Ohio, and be a member in good standing with the state bar. The successful candidate will be required to undergo and pass a background check and a drug screen.

 Compensation:  Annual starting salary is $53,244. Benefits package included.

 Application Deadline:  All applications must be received by May 1, 2018

Apply to:         Medina County Public Defender Office
                         Attention: Jocelyn Stefancin
                         120 West Washington Street, Suite 2D
                         Medina, Ohio 44256