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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.

Pimentel & Associates, PLLC Seeks District Court Misdemeanor Attorney

Pimentel & Associates, PLLC, a felony and misdemeanor public defense contract firm, seeks a District Court Misdemeanor attorney in Port Orchard, Washington. Responsibilities include handling arraignments, bench warrant quashes...

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Feldman & Lee PS Seeks Associate Attorney in Lynnwood

Feldman & Lee provides indigent defense services for six cities in Snohomish County through their Lynnwood and Marysville offices. They are looking for an attorney to start immediately in their Lynnwood office providing indige...

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Yakima Nation Public Defender Seeks Attorney II (One Full-Time and One Part-Time Position Available)

Yakama Nation Public Defender Office and is responsible for providing professional legal representation and advice to Tribal member clients in Tribal, State and Federal Court systems or administrative agencies as assigned by the L...

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Pierce County Department of Assigned Counsel Seeks Social Worker (Limited Duration)

The Department of Assigned Counsel (DAC) seeks a social worker. This is a highly responsible position which that participates in complex case management, crisis intervention, and service referral work for the Department of Assign...

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Olympia Public Defense Seeks Social Services Worker (Part-Time)

The City of Olympia is currently accepting applications to fill a Social Services Worker position in the Public Defense Division. The Social Services Worker assists indigent defendants charged with misdemeanors and gross misdemean...

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Whatcom County Public Defender Seeks Deputy I or II, DOQ

Whatcom County’s Public Defenders Office is currently recruiting for a Deputy I or II, DOQ. This position acts as court-appointed counsel representing individuals accused of misdemeanors or felonies in superior, district an...

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Benton County Office of Public Defense Seeks Public Defense Attorney I – Non-Bargaining

Benton County Office of Public Defense seeks an entry-level staff public defender primarily for their District Court Defense Unit. This is a professional legal position providing legal defense services to indigent persons on behal...

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Pierce County Department of Assigned Counsel Seeks Extra Hire Attorney

The Pierce County Department of Assigned Counsel seeks an extra hire attorney for misdemeanor public defense. This is an entry level, temporary position.  Prior experience in misdemeanor criminal defense preferred.  Position pr...

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Pierce County Department of Assigned Counsel Seeks Extra Hire Attorney

Position type:  Attorney Title: Extra Hire Attorney Job Description:  This is an entry level, temporary position.  Looking for extra hire attorneys for misdemeanor public defense. Prior experience in misdemeanor criminal defe...

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TeamChild Seeks Case Support Specialist

TeamChild is a nationally recognized nonprofit serving vulnerable youth across Washington State. The mission of TeamChild is to uphold the rights of youth involved, or at risk of involvement, in the juvenile justice system to he...

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