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.

KCBA Pro Bono Services Seeks DV LEAD Legal Case Manager

The King County Bar Association’s Pro Bono Services (PBS) seeks a Legal Case Manager to provide legal and case management support for the DV LEAD Project. DV LEAD provides pro bono representation to domestic violence survivors i...

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Island Defense Seeks Felony or Misdemeanor Attorney

Island Defense is now accepting resumes for a felony or misdemeanor attorney in Coupeville. Expect to practice in any court where coverage is required. Willingness to move to Whidbey Island is a must. Salary DOE. Please fax resume...

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Washington State OPD Seeks Parents Representation Managing Attorney

OPD seeks a full-time Managing Attorney to work as part of a team of five managing attorneys and two social service managers to implement quality oversight and continual improvement of the Parents Representation Program. The Paren...

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The Marshall Defense Firm Seeks an Of Counsel Attorney

We defend persons accused of sex crimes, child abuse, and domestic violence. Growing demand for our services means we need an attorney with these qualifications: At least five years of felony trial experience, either defense or pr...

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Working Washington and Fair Work Center Seeks Staff Attorney

Working Washington and Fair Work Center seek a Staff Attorney dedicated to advancing the rights of low-wage, immigrant, and contingent workers. The Staff Attorney will support our organization’s efforts to ensure that workers kn...

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FPD Western District of Washington Seeks Investigator

The Office of the Federal Public Defender for the Western District of Washington (FPD) is accepting applications for a full-time, Criminal Defense Investigator in our Seattle office. The investigator will be expected to provide in...

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FPD Western District of Washington Seeks Paralegal

The Office of the Federal Public Defender for the Western District of Washington (FPD) is accepting applications for a full-time, Criminal Defense Paralegal in our Seattle office. The paralegal will be expected to provide paralega...

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King County DPD Seeks Public Defense 10 Week Summer Legal Intern (Rule 9 Licensed)

The Department of Public Defense (DPD) is now actively recruiting 2nd year law students to begin a 10-week internship beginning in June 2021. This is an excellent opportunity for students contemplating a career in public defense. ...

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King County DPD Seeks Attorney – 3rd Year Law Student & Fellow/Clerk

The Department of Public Defense (DPD) is now actively recruiting 3rd year law students, judicial clerks, and fellows to begin employment after August 2021. The successful applicant will have a demonstrated commitment to socia...

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City of Edmonds Seeks Applications for Edmonds Municipal Court Conflict Attorney Panel

The City of Edmonds is accepting applications to be on  the Edmonds Municipal Court Conflict Attorney Panel.  Interested attorneys may request an application form from Bob Boruchowitz, Assessor for Public Defense Services, at r...

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