Legal Voice is the Northwest’s premier women’s and LGBTQ legal rights organization, improving the law and women’s lives since 1978. Recognizing that the law is a powerful tool to advance equality and achieve justice, Legal Voice protects and defends women’s and LGBTQ rights through public impact litigation, legislative advocacy, and legal rights education. From our base in Seattle, Legal Voice works in the state and federal courts of Washington, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Alaska, and advocates for legislative change at the local and state level in Washington State. As a progressive feminist organization, Legal Voice prioritizes a commitment to racial justice in our work and among our staff.
We seek a lawyer with ten or more years of litigation and/or legislative policy experience, along with significant management experience, to join our dedicated staff. The position is based in Seattle, in our collegial and fun office above Seattle’s historic Paramount Theater. This position reports to Legal Voice’s Executive Director, and provides vision and direction for Legal Voice litigation and legislative advocacy.
This full-time position has a salary range of $90,000-$100,000, depending on experience. Benefits include health insurance (including dental and vision); three weeks of vacation to start in a culture that supports and encourages people to take time off; ten paid holidays per year; 401K with a possible employer contribution; paid sick and safe leave; flexible and generous family leave; payment of bar dues; and professional development opportunities.
For more details about job responsibilities, qualifications, and salary information, please review the job description at docs.legalvoice.org/AdvocacyDirector_Description.pdf.