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Yakima Nation Public Defender Seeks Attorney II (One Full-Time and One Part-Time Position Available)
February 12, 2018 | Mana

Yakama Nation Public Defender Office and 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. The Attorney II 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.

Wage is $33.37 per hour. Full benefits. For more information, including special requirements for this position, visit the Yakama Nation employment page.