The mission of the Federal Defenders of Western North Carolina, Inc. is to provide high quality representation to indigent defendants. In achieving this mission, this program will endeavor to: (1) provide the highest quality of legal representation; (2) advance the effectiveness of the legal system through excellence in legal scholarship and through ongoing education and training of the criminal defense bar and the community; (3) foster and promote high standards and ideals engendered by the Bill of Rights and the Criminal Justice Act; and (4) see that justice is administered on a fair and equal basis.

10.31.2014

TEMPORARY POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT – Research and Writing Attorney – Charlotte Office

Federal Defenders of Western North Carolina, Inc. (“FDWNC”), a community defender organization, is accepting applications for a Temporary Research and Writing Attorney position in the Charlotte Office. The position will be funded for one year and receive full benefits. FDWNC is a nonprofit corporation, funded by the Administrative Office of the United States Courts. The […]

10.31.2014

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT – Legal Assistant to the Defender – Charlotte Office

Federal Defenders of Western North Carolina (“FDWNC”), a community defender organization, is accepting applications for a Legal Assistant to the Defender position. FDWNC represents indigent criminal defendants in the federal courts in Charlotte, Statesville, and Asheville. FDWNC has offices in Charlotte and Asheville and the position would be stationed in Charlotte. Position Description: This position […]