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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.

Northwest Immigrant Rights Project Seeks Legal Fellow

Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) will host a fellow (licensed attorney) over 8 months as part of the Equal Justice Works Crime Victims Justice Corps. The fellowship will begin on or about November 15, 2019 and end on Jul...

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Cowlitz County Public Defender Seeks Staff Attorney

The Cowlitz County Public Defender is seeking a staff attorney. The attorney filling this position will act as court-appointed counsel representing indigent people in the courts of Cowlitz County.  The attorney will represent cli...

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Stein Lotzkar & Starr Seeks Associate Attorney

Stein Lotzkar & Starr is seeking a new associate to join our criminal defense team.  Our ideal candidate will have 1-2 years of experience in criminal justice. Our incoming associate will be responsible for a misdemeanor publ...

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Confederated Tribes of Chehalis Reservation Seeks Public Defender

The Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation is seeking a qualified Criminal Public Defender. The ideal candidate will display a passion for serving the community by supporting and providing legal counsel to all persons all...

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Washington State Office of Public Defense Seeks Disproportionality Legal Training Coordinator

OPD seeks an attorney who is a proven trainer and litigator with experience developing effective equity-based legal arguments to address systemic racial and economic disproportionality in the justice system. This attorney will hav...

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Yakima County Seeks Full Time Contract Felony Attorneys

Yakima County is recruiting attorneys to contract for representation of adults charged with felony offenses in Superior Court.  Must meet minimum qualifications to be court-appointed on felony cases under CrR 3.1.  Persons meeti...

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Stewart MacNichols Harmell, Inc., P.S., Seeks Associate Attorney

Stewart MacNichols Harmell, Inc., P.S., is looking for a new associate with 0-3 years of experience for its criminal defense practice. The candidate should possess excellent academic credentials and a sincere interest in criminal ...

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Feldman & Lee Seeks Misdemeanor Attorney in Marysville

Feldman & Lee provides misdemeanor indigent defense services for six cities in Snohomish County through our Lynnwood and Marysville offices. We have an immediate opening in our Marysville office for a WA licensed attorney to...

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Whatcom County Public Defender Seeks Deputy I or II, DOQ

Whatcom County Public Defender seeks Deputy I or II depending on qualifications. Salary: Deputy I: $5,253 – $7,187 per month Deputy II: $6,477 – $8,825 per month Closing Date: October 7, at 4:30 PM Please click here f...

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Golden Law Office, PLLC Seeks Associate Attorney

Golden Law Office, PLLC, a regional criminal defense and litigation firm, seeks to add an attorney to maintain a high level of client care and legal success for those in need of justice. Our firm operates a busy and highly regarde...

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