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Open Positions

This page lists position openings that are related to indigent defense or services. To view a posting, click on the highlighted posting below. To list a position, contact WDA staff at wda@defensenet.org.

Dalton Law Office Seeks Associate/Senior Attorney

What we want / what we offer: We are a firm with three full-time attorneys and staff, helping people in the SW Washington, looking for an associate attorney to handle a mostly criminal defense caseload, starting with mostly misdem...

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Grays Harbor County Seeks Public Defense Attorney

The attorney filling this position will act as court-appointed counsel representing indigent people in the courts of Grays Harbor County. The attorney will represent clients in all phases of criminal proceedings, including first a...

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Federal Defenders of San Diego Seeks Executive Director

Federal Defenders of San Diego, Inc. is seeking an Executive Director who is a highly skilled criminal defense attorney who has held a leadership position within a public defense organization and is passionate about representing i...

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Benton County Office of Public Defense Seeks Public Defender

If you are looking for a job that brings: Fulfilment and meaning Challenge and intellectual stimulation In an office that provides: Opportunity for professional growth and advancement Camaraderie, in a friendly and encouraging...

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Lakewood Municipal Court Seeks Public Defense Attorney

Pacific Point Defense is a Criminal Defense Law Firm serving the Pacific Northwest for the last 15 years. We proudly have 9 of the best criminal defense attorneys in all of Washington on our team. We believe that our role in the ...

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Judge Diaz Seeks Law Clerks

Judge J. Michael (“Mike”) Diaz of the Washington Court of Appeals, Division One, is seeking to hire immediately two term law clerks, both of whom would be asked to start on September 19, 2022. The term of one clerk will end o...

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Office of the Federal Public Defender for the Western District of Washington Seeks Paralegal

The Office of the Federal Public Defender for the Western District of Washington (FPD) is accepting applications for a full-time criminal defense paralegal for our Seattle office. The FPD operates under the authority of the Crimin...

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City of Spokane Public Defender’s Office Seeks Public Defender I

The City of Spokane Public Defender’s Office seeks creative, client-focused advocates to join our diverse team of public defense attorneys. If you have a passion for public defense and a commitment to representing indigent p...

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Stewart MacNichols Harmell Seeks Two Attorneys

Stewart MacNichols Harmell, Inc., P.S., is looking for two new associates with 0-10 years of experience for its criminal defense practice in King County. The candidate should possess excellent academic credentials and a sincere in...

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Cowlitz County Office of Public Defense Seeks Public Defense Attorney

The attorney filling this position will act as court-appointed counsel representing indigent people in the courts of Cowlitz County. The Office of Public Defense represents people charged with criminal law violations in Superior C...

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