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Part-time public defender sought

OREGON – Public Defender John C. Redington recently was appointed an associate circuit judge, and Ogle County is looking for his replacement.

Attorneys can submit applications through Nov. 1 for the part-time position to Judges Michael T. Mallon or Robert T. Hanson, 106 S. Fifth St., Oregon, IL 61061.

The county has 1-year contracts with three part-time public defenders.

Copies of the public defender contracts are available at administrative assistant Tonya Hendryx’s office on the courthouse’s second floor, also at 106 S. Fifth St.

Call 815-732-1164 for more information.

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