NACDL - Creating the Indigent Defense Coordinator Position

Creating the Indigent Defense Coordinator Position

The Indigent Defense Committee accepts its responsibility for defining and shaping the particular duties of the Indigent Defense Coordinator, regularly evaluating performance of the Indigent Defense Coordinator and having a close working relationship. 

A) The position of Indigent Defense Coordinator shall preferably be located in the NACDL Office in Washington, DC;

B) The Indigent Defense Coordinator shall be wholly devoted to indigent defense work;

C) The Indigent Defense Counsel position shall be a joint hiring between the Executive Director, representatives of the Executive Committee, with the advice of the Indigent Defense Committee;

D) The Indigent Defense Committee accepts its responsibility for defining and shaping the particular duties of the Indigent Defense Coordinator, regularly evaluating performance of the Indigent Defense Coordinator and having a close working relationship. 

Chicago, Illinois

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