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Bellingham Assigned Counsel, P.S. Seeks Attorney
August 8, 2018 | Mana

BAC is accepting applications for a staff attorney position to start approximately September 10, 2018 or thereafter.  BAC represents indigent persons charged with misdemeanors in Bellingham Municipal Court.

Qualifications:  Member of Washington State Bar Association (WSBA) in good standing.  The ideal candidate will have some experience and an interest in protecting civil rights/criminal defense.

Examples of Duties:  Compliance with performance guidelines; Client representation; participation in the criminal defense system to provide effective assistance of counsel; caseload and time tracking; commitment to Rules of Professional Conduct; comply with all local city rules and procedures, and office policies.

Salary:  DOE/negotiable

Additional Benefits:  Vacation and sick leave accrual after 3 months, paid holidays, group health insurance available, Washington Defender Association (WDA) membership.

Applications:  Submit resume and references to Dan McGreevy, 2003 D Street, Bellingham, WA 98225