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Washington State Office of Public Defense Seeks Full-Time Managing Attorney
March 14, 2022 | Alison Pagan

The Washington State Office of Public Defense seeks a full-time Managing Attorney to work as part of a team of six managing attorneys and two social service managers to implement quality oversight and continual improvement of the Parents Representation Program (PRP). The PRP administers contract attorney representation and independent social work support services for indigent parents involved in child dependency and parent rights termination proceedings in Washington family and juvenile courts. Managing Attorneys are responsible for overseeing all attorney contracts for a specified group of counties. The PRP utilizes standards and protocols that historically have resulted in significant improvements in child permanency and family reunification.

For more information, please visit  https://www.opd.wa.gov/job-openings