In accordance with Chapter 120 of the Ohio Revised Code, the Mercer County Public Defender shall be appointed by the Mercer County Public Defender Commission for a term not to exceed four years. To be eligible for the position, the Mercer County Public Defender shall be an attorney with a minimum of five (5) years of experience in the practice of law and be admitted to the practice of law in Ohio at least one year prior to appointment.
Pre-employment testing required.
Visit Mercer County's website, www.mercercountyohio.org, where employment applications and current job postings are available for viewing and/or downloading. PLEASE NOTE: A completed Mercer County application must be received by 4:00p.m., December 10, 2022. EOE/AA/ADA