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ID #203
TypeNew Jersey
SubtypePublic Defender
Agency name line 1Camden County Office of the Public Defender
Agency name line 2State of New Jersey
Address line 1101 Haddon Ave - 2nd Floor
DutiesThe Camden County Office of the Public Defender provides a broad exposure to the criminal justice process. Whenever possible, supervising attorneys provide assignments which include in-court representation of clients by students.Typical assignments include preparation and arguing of detention and suppression motions with ample opportunity for clients contact. Students who are placed for two semester will spend one semester in the in the adult division and one in the juvenile division (where they may handle both pretrial and trial matters).
Agency descriptionRepresenting indigent clients in Adult Criminal Division and Juvenile Family Division of Superior Court.
Time requirements1 or 2 SEMESTER PLACEMENT
Position requirementsCriminal Procedure
Writing sample requiredno
Number of students requested6
RestrictionsStudent or family member cannot work for local law enforcement agencies.
Supervisor salutationMr.
Supervisor first nameHarold
Supervisor last nameKatz
Supervisor tagEsq.
Supervisor titleDeputy Public Defender
Contact salutationMr.
Contact first nameHarold
Contact last nameKatz
Contact tagEsq.
Contact title line #1Deputy Public Defender
Contact phone #856-614-3526
Skill creditsYES interpersonal skill re clients and court advocacy.

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