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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.

Counsel for Defense of Chelan County Associate Attorney

Counsel for Defense of Chelan County is seeking qualified applicants for an associate attorney position that will include a partial District Court case load. The successful candidate must be a current licensed member of the Washin...

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CITY OF OLYMPIA Seeks Contract Public Defender

The City of Olympia is accepting applications for one Contract Public Defender position to represent indigent defendants in the Olympia Municipal Court. The Contract Public Defender position is a 180 case credit max position with ...

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Troy Lee Law & Associates Seeks Attorney

Eastern Washington based law firm seeking qualified applicants for a full time attorney position to handle primarily a criminal caseload.  Experience in the criminal justice system is preferred, but not required.  Applicants mus...

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Federal Way Public Defender Seeks Attorney and Contract Attorney

The Federal Way Public Defenders Office has a job opportunity for a full time public defender and a contract public defender. Successful applicant must be a team player, have a strong interest in public defense as a career, licens...

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Skagit County Public Defender Seeks Attorney I, II, or III

Public Defender attorneys provide effective legal representation to indigent adult and juvenile clients in criminal cases, probation cases, and limited categories of civil cases filed in Skagit County District Court, Juvenile Cour...

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City of Lake Forest Park RFQ

The City of Lake Forest Park, Washington requests proposals to provide Public Defender services for indigent criminal defendants for an initial term of three (3) years commencing January, 2019, with the option to extend the Contra...

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Office of the Federal Public Defender Seeks Panel Attorneys

APPLICATIONS FOR THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE ACT (CJA) PANEL FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF WASHINGTON FOR 2019 The Standing Committee for the Western District of Washington will be considering applications for the CJA Attorney Panel for th...

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Law Firm Seeks Associate Attorney in Shelton, WA

Small to mid-sized growing firm in Shelton, WA looking for a motivated Associate Attorney to handle misdemeanor indigent defense or a mixture of misdemeanor and felony cases, depending on experience. The position is open and we ar...

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Northwest Justice Projects Seeks Staff Attorneys in Seattle, Aberdeen, and Yakima

Please click here for each individual job posting. You will be redirected to NJP’s website.

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Children’s Alliance Seeks Advocacy Director

The Advocacy Director develops and leads Children’s Alliance advocacy strategy and tactics to advance public policy campaigns to improve child well-being and close gaps by income and race/ethnicity. Growing and mobilizing a powe...

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