News & Updates

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.

Grays Harbor County Is Accepting RFQ Applications

Grays Harbor County is responsible for providing legal representation in Superior Court and District Court cases where the federal or state constitutions or state statutes, case law, or court rules mandate the provision of counsel...

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Gause Law Offices Seeks Associate Attorney

Gause Law Offices, a boutique criminal defense firm located in Tukwila, WA is looking for our perfect fit – an experienced associate attorney to join our team.  We are true-believers here – dedicated defenders of people...

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Washington State OPD Parents Representation Program Seeks Attorneys

The Washington State Office of Public Defense (OPD) Parents Representation Program (PRP) currently provides state funded attorney representation and social work/social service worker support services to indigent parents, custodian...

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Yakima County Department of Assigned Counsel Seeks Attorney I/II/III

Compensation: DOQ: Attorney I ($5,277 – $5,609 per month) Attorney II ($5,879 – $6,829 per month) Attorney III ($6,886 – $7,990 per month) The Yakima County Department of Assigned Counsel (Office of the Public De...

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KING COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC DEFENSE (DPD) SEEKS ATTORNEYS

DPD is recruiting skilled, energetic advocates committed to providing high-quality legal representation to indigent clients and joining us in our fight to dismantle a harmful and racist system. We’re looking for dedicated, hard-...

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Thurston County Seeks Defense Attorney

Thurston County Public Defense Mission: “To Defend and Protect Our Clients’ Constitutional Rights, One Person at a Time” Thurston County Public Defense is currently recruiting for one (1) full-time De...

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Thurston County Seeks Public Defender Investigator

Thurston County Public Defense Mission: “To Defend and Protect Our Clients’ Constitutional Rights, One Person at a Time” Thurston County Public Defense is currently recruiting for one (1) full-time Public Defense...

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Spokane County Public Defender – Director

This appointed position performs highly responsible and complex administrative, supervisory and participatory legal work in directing the staff, policy and operations of the Spokane County Public Defender’s Office, as provid...

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Grant County Department of Public Defense Seeks Staff Attorney

Grant County seeks a full-time staff attorney.  Any level of experience is encouraged to apply.  Current salaries range from $6,027 to $9,353 per month depending on experience and qualifications.  Please see the Grant County Hu...

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Island Defense Seeks Misdemeanor Attorney

Island Defense is now accepting resumes for a new misdemeanor attorney in Island County. Primary needs will be in District/Municipal Court, but expect to practice in any court where coverage is required. Salary DOE. Please fax re...

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