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.
Legal Voice seek a lawyer with four or more years of litigation and/or legislative policy experience, preferably in reproductive health care law and policy, to join our dedicated staff. The position can be located in Seattle, in our collegial and fun office above Seattle’s historic Paramount Theater, or in any of the Northwest states in which Legal Voice works, in which case the person will work remotely. This position reports to Legal Voice’s Advocacy Director, and will carry out Legal Voice’s work on reproductive rights, health and justice, with some work on some health care issues affecting women and LGBTQ persons in general.
Salary is $65,000-$75,000, 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 information, including how to apply, click here. Applications are due July 2, 2018.