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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.

NWIRP Seeks Bilingual Staff Attorney (Granger, WA or Wenatchee, WA)

Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) seeks a Spanish-speaking attorney, or law graduate who will take the next available bar examination to provide direct representation and community outreach and education to individuals se...

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NJP Seeks Staff Attorney – Crime Victims | Olympia, WA

This position is one of several assigned to NJP general field service offices throughout the state. In conjunction with other NJP field staff lawyers, the Olympia VOCA attorney will provide a full-range of civil legal assistance a...

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Gause Law Offices Seeks Associate Attorney

Gause Law Offices, PLLC, a boutique criminal defense firm located in Tukwila, WA seeks full-time associate attorney to lead the firm misdemeanor/DUI practice areas.  We are looking for a licensed attorney who has at least two yea...

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NJP Seeks Temporary Public Legal Education Content Editor

NJP is adding a temporary position for a third Legal Content Editor. This position will work with other Legal Media Team staff in creating, updating, and disseminating content in all media: WLH, YouTube, Facebook and print. The Le...

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The Washington Innocence Project Seeks Litigation Director

The Washington Innocence Project (WashIP) fights for innocent people across the state who have been wrongfully convicted by representing them in the courts, providing support as they rebuild their lives in freedom, and advocating ...

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NJP Seeks Staff Attorney | Yakima, WA

NJP is receiving new funding through the Office of Civil Legal Aid’s Civil Justice Reinvestment Plan. As a result, NJP is able to increase its staff capacity through the addition of new staff attorney positions located throughou...

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NJP Seeks Staff Attorney – VOCA | Yakima, WA

NJP seeks applications from qualified attorneys to work to address the collateral civil legal needs of persons who have been victims of crime.  Such crimes include, but are not limited to, domestic violence, sexual assault, rape,...

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TeamChild Seeks Director of Legal Services

TeamChild is a nationally recognized nonprofit legal aid organization serving youth across Washington State, with office locations in Seattle, Tacoma, Yakima and Spokane. TeamChild’s mission is to uphold the rights of youth invo...

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Public Defender Association Seeks Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion (LEAD) Staff Attorney

The Public Defender Association (PDA) is looking for a Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion (LEAD) Staff Attorney to provide legal services to LEAD clients. In addition to providing direct legal services, the LEAD Staff Attorney wil...

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Desmond Law Group Seeks Family Defender

The Desmond Law Group PS is seeking a talented, energetic, and dedicated attorney to represent clients in dependency and termination of parental rights cases. We help clients when they have CPS file a case against them in court an...

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