Jobs and Internships

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This job board is provided as a resource for those looking for jobs or internships within the civil legal aid and pro bono sector in Washington State.

Applicants, be sure to tell your prospective employer that you found the job listing on the Alliance for Equal Justice website!

Employers, if you would like to share a job or internship here, please send a PDF with all of the pertinent information for posting to atj@wsba.org. Please note that job postings will be removed after three months unless you instruct us otherwise.

Jobs

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Staff Attorney

OrganizationNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project
Location: Wenatchee
Posted: September 10, 2019
Mission: Northwest Immigrant Rights Project promotes justice by defending and advancing the rights of immigrants through direct legal services, systemic advocacy, and community education.

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Removal Defense Attorney

OrganizationNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: September 10, 2019
Mission: Northwest Immigrant Rights Project promotes justice by defending and advancing the rights of immigrants through direct legal services, systemic advocacy, and community education.

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Staff Attorney

OrganizationColumbia Legal Services
Location: Olympia
Posted: August 26, 2019
Mission: Columbia Legal Services advocates for people who face injustice and poverty. We seek to achieve social and economic justice for all, using policy reform, litigation, and innovative partnerships to reveal and end actions that harm the communities we serve.

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Coordinator of Legal Services

Organization: Volunteer Lawyer Program of Island County
Location: Island County
Posted: August 21, 2019
Mission: LAW Advocates is a non-profit organization that provides free civil legal assistance to low-income Whatcom County residents. Pursuant to a memorandum of understanding between LAW Advocates and the Volunteer Lawyer Program of Island County, LAW Advocates is also responsible for providing services to low-income Island County residents in partnership with the Island County VLP Board of Directors.

Size: 125.95 KB Last Updated: August 21, 2019
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Staff Attorneys

Organization: Legal Counsel for Youth and Children (LCYC)
Location: Walla Walla and Tri-Cities
Posted: August 14, 2019
Mission: LCYC improves the well-being of youth and children by advancing their legal rights. We accomplish our mission through direct legal advocacy, strong community partnerships, and systemic change.

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Director of Grants

Organization: Legal Foundation of Washington
Location: Seattle
Posted: August 6, 2019
Mission: Equal civil justice for low-income people.

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Senior Attorney - Public Benefits and Special Projects Unit

OrganizationNorthwest Justice Project
Location: King County
Posted: August 6, 2019
Mission: Combatting Injustice, Strengthening Communities, Protecting Human Dignity. The Northwest Justice Project is a not-for-profit law firm that provides free civil legal services to address barriers and promote justice for low-income persons throughout the state.

Size: 602.13 KB Last Updated: August 6, 2019
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Pro Bono Coordinator

OrganizationNorthwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: August 6, 2019
Mission: Combatting Injustice, Strengthening Communities, Protecting Human Dignity. The Northwest Justice Project is a not-for-profit law firm that provides free civil legal services to address barriers and promote justice for low-income persons throughout the state.

Size: 257.72 KB Last Updated: August 6, 2019
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Volunteer Lawyer Program Manager

Organization: Skagit Volunteer Lawyer Program
Location: Mount Vernon
Posted: August 6, 2019
Mission: The Skagit Volunteer Lawyer Program provides free, high quality, efficient and innovative civil legal assistance to low-income people through the recruitment, training, mentoring, supervision, and support of volunteer lawyers.

Size: 399.75 KB Last Updated: August 6, 2019
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Staff Attorneys - Multiple Locations

OrganizationNorthwest Justice Project
Location: Multiple Locations
Posted: August 6, 2019
Mission: Combatting Injustice, Strengthening Communities, Protecting Human Dignity. The Northwest Justice Project is a not-for-profit law firm that provides free civil legal services to address barriers and promote justice for low-income persons throughout the state.

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Paralegal

Organization: Benefits Law Center
Location: Seattle
Posted: July 30, 2019
Mission: Social Security advocacy for people with disabilities who are homeless or low-income.

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Human Resources Director

OrganizationNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: July 30, 2019
Mission: Northwest Immigrant Rights Project promotes justice by defending and advancing the rights of immigrants through direct legal services, systemic advocacy, and community education.

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Attorney

Organization: YWCA of Pierce County
Location: Tacoma
Posted: July 30, 2019
Mission: The YWCA transforms the lives of domestic violence survivors through safety, healing, and empowerment.

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Staff Attorney

OrganizationNorthwest Justice Project
Location: Vancouver
Posted: July 23, 2019
Mission: Combatting Injustice, Strengthening Communities, Protecting Human Dignity. The Northwest Justice Project is a not-for-profit law firm that provides free civil legal services to address barriers and promote justice for low-income persons throughout the state.

Size: 599.88 KB Last Updated: July 23, 2019
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Public Defenders

OrganizationKing County Department of Public Defense
Location: Seattle or Kent
Posted: July 19, 2019
Mission: The King County Department of Public Defense represents indigent adults and children facing a loss of liberty. Our department is an independent voice that promotes justice and equity for our clients and advocates for their objectives, interests, and dignity.

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Assigned Counsel Coordinator

Organization: King County Department of Public Defense
Location: Seattle
Posted: July 18, 2019
Mission: The King County Department of Public Defense represents indigent adults and children facing a loss of liberty. Our department is an independent voice that promotes justice and equity for our clients and advocates for their objectives, interests, and dignity.

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Staff Attorney

Organization: ACLU of Washington
Location: Seattle
Posted: July 15, 2019
Mission: To defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed to every person in this country by the Constitution and laws of the United States.

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Senior Staff Attorney

Organization: ACLU of Washington
Location: Seattle
Posted: July 15, 2019
Mission: To defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed to every person in this country by the Constitution and laws of the United States.

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Social Services Coordinator

OrganizationNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: July 15, 2019
Mission: Northwest Immigrant Rights Project promotes justice by defending and advancing the rights of immigrants through direct legal services, systemic advocacy, and community education.

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Kinship Care Legal Aid Coordinator

OrganizationKing County Bar Association
Location: Seattle
Posted: July 8, 2019
Mission: The King County Bar Association promotes and supports a diverse and collegial membership; works with the judiciary to achieve excellence, equity, and accessibility in the administration of justice; and benefits the community through public service and engagement in public policy.

Size: 80.56 KB Last Updated: July 8, 2019
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Legal Advocate

OrganizationNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project
Location: Tacoma
Posted: July 8, 2019
Mission: Northwest Immigrant Rights Project promotes justice by defending and advancing the rights of immigrants through direct legal services, systemic advocacy, and community education.

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Staff Attorney

OrganizationNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project
Location: Tacoma
Posted: July 8, 2019
Mission: Northwest Immigrant Rights Project promotes justice by defending and advancing the rights of immigrants through direct legal services, systemic advocacy, and community education.

Size: 129.36 KB Last Updated: July 8, 2019
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Legal Advocate

OrganizationNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: July 8, 2019
Mission: Northwest Immigrant Rights Project promotes justice by defending and advancing the rights of immigrants through direct legal services, systemic advocacy, and community education.

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Staff Attorney

OrganizationNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project
Location: Wenatchee
Posted: July 8, 2019
Mission: Northwest Immigrant Rights Project promotes justice by defending and advancing the rights of immigrants through direct legal services, systemic advocacy, and community education.

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Organization: Center for Children and Youth Justice
Location: Seattle
Posted: July 9, 2019
Mission: To create better lives for generations of children and youth by reforming the child welfare and juvenile justice systems.

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Children's Representation Contract Attorney

Organization: Office of Civil Legal Aid
Location: King County
Posted: July 8, 2019
Mission: The Office of Civil Legal Aid (OCLA) is an independent judicial branch agency. It is responsible for administration and oversight of state funds that are appropriated by the Legislature to provide civil (not criminal) legal aid services to low income people in Washington State.

Size: 343.17 KB Last Updated: July 8, 2019
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Development Associate

Organization: Legal Foundation of Washington
Location: Seattle
Posted: June 19, 2019
Mission: Equal civil justice for low-income people.

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Program Manager

Organization: Center for Children and Youth Justice
Location: Seattle
Posted: June 4, 2019
Mission: To create better lives for generations of children and youth by reforming the child welfare and juvenile justice systems.

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Legal Fellow

OrganizationColumbia Legal Services
Location: Wenatchee
Posted: June 4, 2019
Mission: Columbia Legal Services advocates for people who face injustice and poverty. We seek to achieve social and economic justice for all, using policy reform, litigation, and innovative partnerships to reveal and end actions that harm the communities we serve.

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Elder Law Attorney

OrganizationColumbia Legal Services
Location: Seattle
Posted: June 4, 2019
Mission: Columbia Legal Services advocates for people who face injustice and poverty. We seek to achieve social and economic justice for all, using policy reform, litigation, and innovative partnerships to reveal and end actions that harm the communities we serve.

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Information Technology Associate

Organization: Northwest Immigrant Rights Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: May 29, 2019
Mission: Northwest Immigrant Rights Project promotes justice by defending and advancing the rights of immigrants through direct legal services, systemic advocacy, and community education.

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Staff Attorney

OrganizationTeamChild
Location: Pierce County
Posted: May 14, 2019
Mission: TeamChild upholds the rights of youth involved, or at risk of being involved, in the juvenile justice system to help them secure the education, healthcare, housing and other supports they need to achieve positive outcomes in their lives.

Size: 819.79 KB Last Updated: May 14, 2019
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Case Support Specialist

OrganizationTeamChild
Location: Pierce County
Posted: May 14, 2019
Mission: TeamChild upholds the rights of youth involved, or at risk of being involved, in the juvenile justice system to help them secure the education, healthcare, housing and other supports they need to achieve positive outcomes in their lives.

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Marketing and Communications Manager

Organization: Legal Voice
Location: Seattle
Posted: May 10, 2019
Mission: Legal Voice pursues justice for all women and LGBTQ people in the Northwest, through groundbreaking litigation, legislative advocacy, and legal rights education.

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Staff Attorney

Organization: Legal Voice
Location: Seattle
Posted: May 10, 2019
Mission: Legal Voice pursues justice for all women and LGBTQ people in the Northwest, through groundbreaking litigation, legislative advocacy, and legal rights education.

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Bilingual Client Placement Coordinator

Organization: Eastside Legal Assistance Program
Location: Bellevue
Posted: May 10, 2019
Mission: Eastside Legal Assistance Program (ELAP) is a non-profit organization dedicated to making the legal system more accessible to those most in need by providing free, high quality, civil legal services to low-income residents of East King County, and domestic violence legal aid to residents throughout King County.

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Victims of Crime (VOCA) Staff Attorney

Organization: Snohomish County Legal Services
Location: Everett
Posted: April 15, 2019
Mission: Snohomish County Legal Services provides free legal aid programs that serve the most vulnerable and powerless members of our community to ensure access to civil justice regardless of individual barriers and needs.

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Deputy Director

Organization: JustLead Washington
Location: Seattle
Posted: March 26, 2019
Mission: JustLead Washington is growing a sustainable network of community leaders who can effectively and collaboratively work toward equity and justice for low-income and marginalized individuals and communities throughout Washington State.

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IT Manager

OrganizationColumbia Legal Services
Location: Seattle
Posted: March 26, 2019
Mission: Columbia Legal Services advocates for people who face injustice and poverty. We seek to achieve social and economic justice for all, using policy reform, litigation, and innovative partnerships to reveal and end actions that harm the communities we serve.

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Legal Fellow

OrganizationColumbia Legal Services
Location: Yakima
Posted: March 26, 2019
Mission: Columbia Legal Services advocates for people who face injustice and poverty. We seek to achieve social and economic justice for all, using policy reform, litigation, and innovative partnerships to reveal and end actions that harm the communities we serve.

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Staff Attorney

Organization: Skagit Volunteer Lawyer Program
Location: Mount Vernon
Posted: March 12, 2019
Mission: The Skagit Volunteer Lawyer Program provides free legal assistance to low-income individuals and families in Skagit County.

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Staff Attorney for Housing Justice Project

OrganizationKing County Bar Association
Location: Seattle
Posted: March 12, 2019
Mission: The King County Bar Association promotes and supports a diverse and collegial membership; works with the judiciary to achieve excellence, equity, and accessibility in the administration of justice; and benefits the community through public service and engagement in public policy.

Size: 100.72 KB Last Updated: March 12, 2019
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DV Parenting Plan Clinic Contract Attorney

Organization: Law Advocates
Location: Bellingham
Posted: March 1, 2019
Mission: Provide free civil legal assistance to low-income Whatcom County residents.

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Neighborhood Legal Clinics Volunteer Services Assistant

OrganizationKing County Bar Association
Location: Seattle
Posted: March 1, 2019
Mission: The King County Bar Association promotes and supports a diverse and collegial membership; works with the judiciary to achieve excellence, equity, and accessibility in the administration of justice; and benefits the community through public service and engagement in public policy.

Size: 140.34 KB Last Updated: March 1, 2019
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Executive Director

Organization: Kitsap Legal Services
Location: Bremerton
Posted: February 12, 2019
Mission: The mission of the Commission is to promote gender equality in the system of law and justice.

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Project Manager

Organization: Gender and Justice Commission
Location: Olympia
Posted: February 12, 2019
Mission: The mission of the Commission is to promote gender equality in the system of law and justice.

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Assistant Director of the Center for Civil & Human Rights

Organization: Gonzaga University School of Law
Location: Spokane
Posted: February 12, 2019
Mission: To provide an excellent legal education informed by our humanistic, Jesuit, and Catholic traditions and values.

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IT Help Desk Technician

OrganizationColumbia Legal Services
Location: Seattle
Posted: January 15, 2019
Mission: Columbia Legal Services advocates for people who face injustice and poverty. We seek to achieve social and economic justice for all, using policy reform, litigation, and innovative partnerships to reveal and end actions that harm the communities we serve.

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Bilingual Legal Assistant

OrganizationColumbia Legal Services
Location: Seattle
Posted: January 15, 2019
Mission: Columbia Legal Services advocates for people who face injustice and poverty. We seek to achieve social and economic justice for all, using policy reform, litigation, and innovative partnerships to reveal and end actions that harm the communities we serve.

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Executive Director

Organization: Fair Housing Center of Washington
Location: Tacoma
Posted: January 2, 2019
Mission: The mission of the Fair Housing Center of Washington is to assure equal access to housing and other related services to the residents of Washington. The organization will achieve this purpose through education, investigation, and enforcement, including litigation, of applicable laws.

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Internships

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2020 Legal Fellows

OrganizationColumbia Legal Services
Location: Kennewick, Olympia, Seattle, Wenatchee, Yakima
Posted: August 26, 2019
Mission: Columbia Legal Services advocates for people who face injustice and poverty. We seek to achieve social and economic justice for all, using policy reform, litigation, and innovative partnerships to reveal and end actions that harm the communities we serve.

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Public Interest Fellowships

Organization: Fair Work Center
Location: Seattle
Posted: July 30, 2019
Mission: Fair Work Center empowers workers to achieve fair employment. We are a hub for workers to understand and exercise their legal rights, improve working conditions and connect with community resources.

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Spring Blossom Summer Fellowship

Organization: Asian Bar Association of Washington Student Scholarship Foundation
Location: TBD
Posted: January 28, 2019
Mission: The Asian Bar Association of Washington Student Scholarship Foundation (“ABAWSSF”) provides financial assistance in the form of scholarships to students of Asian heritage currently attending law schools in the state of Washington.

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Legal Internship Program

Organization: Legal Voice
Location: Seattle
Posted: November 9, 2018
Mission: Legal Voice pursues justice for all women and girls in the Northwest, through ground-breaking litigation, legislative advocacy, and legal rights education.

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FCAT Summer 2018 Internship/Externships

OrganizationNorthwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: March 21, 2018
Mission: Combatting Injustice, Strengthening Communities, Protecting Human Dignity. The Northwest Justice Project is a not-for-profit law firm that provides free civil legal services to address barriers and promote justice for low-income persons throughout the state.

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Medical Legal Partnership Summer/Fall 2018 Law Clerk

OrganizationNorthwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: March 21, 2018
Mission: Combatting Injustice, Strengthening Communities, Protecting Human Dignity. The Northwest Justice Project is a not-for-profit law firm that provides free civil legal services to address barriers and promote justice for low-income persons throughout the state.

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Neighborhood Legal Clinic Intake and Referral Intern

Organization: King County Bar Association
Location: Seattle, WA
Posted: February 13, 2018
Mission: The King County Bar Association promotes and supports a diverse and collegial membership; works with the judiciary to achieve excellence, equity, and accessibility in the administration of justice; and benefits the community through public service and engagement in public policy.

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