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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.

U.S. District Judges John H. Chun seeks for term law clerk

ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER 23-WAW-08 ANNOUNCEMENT DATE December 1, 2022 CLOSING DATE Open until filled; interviews will begin immediately. The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington is seeking qualified candidates fro...

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U.S. District Judge Tana Lin seeks term law clerk

ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER 23-WAW-07 ANNOUNCEMENT DATE November 18, 2022 CLOSING DATE Open until filled; interviews will begin immediately. The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington is seeking qualified candidates fr...

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federal public defender western district of washington seeks social worker/ mitigation specialist

FEDERAL PUBLIC DEFENDER Western District of Washington POSITION: Social Worker/Mitigation Specialist – Seattle, Washington Position No. 22-06 Closes: Priority given to applications received by December 30, 2022 The Office of the...

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Western District of Washington Federal Public Defender seeks Social Worker/Mitigation Specialist

Closes:            Priority given to applications received by December 30, 2022 The Office of the Federal Public Defender for the Western District of Washington (FPD) is accepting applications for a full-time criminal d...

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Washington coalition for police accountability seeks first Executive Director

The Washington Coalition for Police Accountability (WCPA) seeks candidates to serve as its inaugural Executive Director. The Executive Director provides overall management, planning, execution, and leadership for the WCPA’s work...

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Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) seeks Information Technology Associate in either Granger or Wenatchee

About Northwest Immigrant Rights Project: Founded in 1984, Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) is a nationally‐recognized legal services organization on the front lines of defending and advancing the rights of immigrants....

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Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) seeks Staff Attorney in Tacoma (Legal Orientation Program)

ABOUT NORTHWEST IMMIGRANT RIGHTS PROJECT: Founded in 1984, Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) is a nationally-recognized legal services organization on the front lines of defending and advancing the rights of immigrants. E...

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Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) seeks Staff Attorney in Wenatchee and Granger (general focus)

ABOUT NORTHWEST IMMIGRANT RIGHTS PROJECT: Founded in 1984, Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) is a nationally-recognized legal services organization on the front lines of defending and advancing the rights of immigrants. E...

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Seattle University School of Law seeks Legal Administrative Assistant in the Clinical and Externship Program

FLSA Status: Nonexempt Months Per Year: 12 Employment Status: Full-Time Seattle University will be one of the most innovative and progressive Jesuit and Catholic universities in the world, educating with excellence at the undergra...

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The Gault Center seeks Summer 2023 Law Clerk

Summary of Position: Current law school students are invited to apply for a 2023 Summer Law Clerk position with The Gault Center.   The Gault Center is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting justice for all children ...

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