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The Office of Defense Services (ODS) offers career opportunities for attorneys, paralegals, legal secretaries, investigators, social workers and information technology professionals. ODS fills jobs as they become vacant. For information about the ODS’ law clerk program and internships, please click on the links at the bottom of this section.

If you are interested in working at the ODS, please email a cover letter and resume to Donna Thomas at You may also FAX your cover letter and resume to Ms. Thomas at (302) 577-3995. ODS will send an electronic confirmation after your resume is received. ODS will keep your resume on file for 36 months. As positions become available, ODS will review your resume to see if you meet the requirements for the vacant position(s).

Internships | Law Clerk Programs


The Office of Defense Services’ Public Defender’s Office seeks a highly motivated and enthusiastic attorney to fill a full time position as an attorney assigned to Superior Court in and for Sussex County, based in the Georgetown office. The attorney must be admitted to the Delaware Bar. Job duties will primarily include a felony caseload in Superior Court and will also encompass violation of probation hearings, specialty courts, and other court calendars as needed. The attorney should have experience handling felony trial cases. The salary is commensurate with experience. This position is a full time state position with state benefits. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter via email to or via fax to (302) 752-3357, Attention Denise Matz. Application end date: 07/31/2020




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