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Yakama Nation Public Defender Seeks Attorney II (Multiple Positions)
May 10, 2018 | Mana

The Yakama Nation Public Defender Office is recruiting for multiple attorney two positions. The attorney is responsible for providing professional legal representation and advice to Tribal member clients in Tribal, State and Federal Court systems or administrative
agencies as assigned by the Lead Attorney Program Manager. Attorney is responsible for providing a full range of legal
services to Tribal members in areas of criminal, dependency, children’s court, fish and game, civil, family and Federal
Indian Law matters, as assigned by the Lead Attorney Program Manager. Services include, legal research, evaluation of
potential cases, analysis and preparation of accepted cases, motions, hearings, trials and appeals. The attorney may be
appointed by the court(s) as a Guardian Ad Litem in custody matters.

Starting salary is $33.37 per hour with benefits.

For more information and how to apply, click here.