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.
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