The Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) seeks a Spanish‐speaking bilingual attorney to provide direct representation,
community outreach and education to community members in the South Sound region, with a focus on those facing
deportation proceedings and imminent removal. The staff attorney will be a member of the unit which provides legal services to
immigrants in the South Sound area, including the Olympic Peninsula and Southwestern Washington.
The staff attorney will provide legal assistance to community members through: (1) direct representation (2) individual consultations; and (3) community education. The attorney will provide representation to immigrants in removal proceedings before the Seattle and Tacoma
immigration courts, on appeal to the Board of Immigration Appeals, before the federal courts and also before USCIS. The staff attorney may also be assigned work relating to other immigration matters.
Beginning annual salary is $58,232 for a licensed attorney with no experience and is higher for attorneys with immigration‐related experience. NWIRP offers a generous benefits package. For more information, including how to apply, click here.