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 – Crime Victims

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Olympia
Posted: May 22, 2020
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: 631.68 KB Last Updated: May 22, 2020
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Bilingual (Spanish/English) Staff Attorney

OrganizationNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project
Location: Granger or Wenatchee
Posted: May 18, 2020
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: 468.70 KB Last Updated: May 18, 2020
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Temporary Public Legal Education Content Editor

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: May 18, 2020
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: 694.42 KB Last Updated: May 18, 2020
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Deputy Director

Organization: Communities Rise
Location: Seattle
Posted: May 14, 2020
Mission: Communities Rise’s mission is to foster movements to build power in communities impacted by systemic oppression. To create a more equitable system we pursue cross-sector collaborations and provide capacity building and legal services for community organizations and microenterprises.

 

Size: 150.33 KB Last Updated: May 14, 2020
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Visiting Lecturer - Immigration Clinic

Organization: University of Washington School of Law
Location: Seattle
Posted: May 13, 2020
Mission: The University of Washington educates a diverse student body to become responsible global citizens and future leaders through a challenging learning environment informed by cutting-edge scholarship.

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Staff Attorney – Crime Victims

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Yakima
Posted: May 11, 2020
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: 634.68 KB Last Updated: May 11, 2020
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Staff Attorney

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Yakima
Posted: May 11, 2020
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: 636.49 KB Last Updated: May 11, 2020
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Director of Legal Services

OrganizationTeamChild
Location: Seattle/Tacoma
Posted: May 11, 2020
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: 159.61 KB Last Updated: May 11, 2020
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Temporary Intake Paralegal

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: May 11, 2020
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: 630.32 KB Last Updated: May 11, 2020
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Temporary Telephone Intake Screeners (multiple positions)

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: May 11, 2020
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: 679.16 KB Last Updated: May 11, 2020
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Temporary Staff Attorney CHEER (Housing & Consumer) – King County

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle/Everett
Posted: May 11, 2020
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: 629.21 KB Last Updated: May 11, 2020
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Temporary Staff Attorney - CLEAR Program

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: May 11, 2020
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: 624.90 KB Last Updated: May 11, 2020
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Managing Attorney – King County Public Benefits/Special Projects

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: May 4, 2020
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: 251.99 KB Last Updated: May 4, 2020
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Managing Attorney

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Olympia
Posted: May 4, 2020
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: 486.41 KB Last Updated: May 4, 2020
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Managing Attorney

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Spokane
Posted: May 4, 2020
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: 247.00 KB Last Updated: May 4, 2020
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Managing Attorney

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Wenatchee
Posted: May 4, 2020
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: 245.96 KB Last Updated: May 4, 2020
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Staff Attorney - Crime Victim Services

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: April 17, 2020
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: 223.92 KB Last Updated: April 17, 2020
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Washington State Pro Bono Council Manager

Organization: Statewide Pro Bono Council
Location: Statewide
Posted: March 30, 2020
Mission: The mission of the Statewide Pro Bono Council is to further access to justice by supporting and advocating on behalf of the Volunteer Lawyer Programs in Washington State.

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Executive Director

Organization: Children's Alliance
Location: Seattle
Posted: March 30, 2020
Mission: Our mission is to improve the well being of children by effecting positive changes in public policies, priorities, and programs.

Size: 887.81 KB Last Updated: March 30, 2020
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Race Equity Grant Advisory Panel Member – Volunteer Position with Stipend

Organization: Legal Foundation of Washington
Location: Seattle
Posted: March 13, 2020
Mission: Equal civil justice for low-income people.

Size: 0.00 KB Last Updated: March 13, 2020
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Staff Attorney | Medical-Legal Partnership

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: March 12, 2020
Mission: Combating 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: 610.21 KB Last Updated: March 12, 2020
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Staff Attorney | Veterans Services

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: March 12, 2020
Mission: Combating 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: 443.44 KB Last Updated: March 12, 2020
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Screening Unit Assistant Managing Attorney

OrganizationNorthwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: March 12, 2020
Mission: Combating 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: 682.85 KB Last Updated: March 12, 2020
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Sexual Violence Law Staff Attorney

OrganizationLegal Voice
Location: Seattle
Posted: February 28, 2020
Mission: Legal Voice pursues justice for all women and LGBTQ people in the Northwest, through groundbreaking litigation, legislative advocacy, and legal rights education.

Size: 740.92 KB Last Updated: February 28, 2020
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Staff Attorney | Elder Law

OrganizationNorthwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: February 28, 2020
Mission: Combating 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: 614.97 KB Last Updated: February 28, 2020
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Staff Attorney-Various Locations

OrganizationNorthwest Justice Project
Location: Aberdeen, Bellingham (Skagit County), Everett, Kitsap, Tri-Cities, Vancouver
Posted: February 28, 2020
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: 664.29 KB Last Updated: February 28, 2020
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Litigation Associate

Organization: Washington Civil and Disability Advocate
Location: Seattle
Posted: February 28, 2020
Mission: Washington Civil and Disability Advocate is guided by the simple but powerful proposition that all lives have equal dignity and worth. As a result, this organization is committed to providing legal services to people with disabilities without charging attorney fees.

Size: 152.94 KB Last Updated: February 28, 2020
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Directing Attorney

Organization: Tenant Law Center
Location: Seattle
Posted: February 28, 2020
Mission: The Tenant Law Center, formerly known as the Legal Action Center, offers free legal assistance to qualifying low-income persons in King County who are facing eviction or subsidy termination

Size: 0.00 KB Last Updated: February 28, 2020
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Staff Attorney

Organization: Fair Works Center
Location: Seattle
Posted: February 28, 2020
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.

Size: 663.81 KB Last Updated: February 28, 2020
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Programs Manager

Organization: Law Advocates of Whatcom County
Location: Bellingham
Posted: February 28, 2020
Mission: Our mission is to provide free civil legal assistance to low-income Whatcom County residents by linking them with attorney and community volunteers

Size: 472.90 KB Last Updated: February 28, 2020
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Staff Attorney

OrganizationTeamChild
Location: Yakima
Posted: February 28, 2020
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: 156.39 KB Last Updated: February 28, 2020
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Equity and Justice Specialist

Organization: Washington State Bar Association
Location: Seattle
Posted: February 27, 2020
Mission: The mission of the Washington State Bar Association is to serve the public and the members of the Bar, to ensure the integrity of the legal profession, and to champion justice.

Size: 0.00 KB Last Updated: February 27, 2020
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Legal Media Coordinator

OrganizationNorthwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: February 7, 2020
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: 608.09 KB Last Updated: February 7, 2020
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Staff Attorney | Veterans

OrganizationNorthwest Justice Project
Location: Tacoma
Posted: February 7, 2020
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: 1.20 MB Last Updated: February 7, 2020
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Legal Assistant

OrganizationNorthwest Justice Project
Location: Spokane
Posted: February 7,  2020
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: 609.13 KB Last Updated: February 7, 2020
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Staff Attorney

Organization: TeamChild
Location: Yakima
Posted: January 21, 2020
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: 157.84 KB Last Updated: January 21, 2020
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Deputy Director of Advocacy

OrganizationColumbia Legal Services
Location: Seattle, Kennewick, Olympia, Wenatchee, or Yakima
Posted: January 21, 2020
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.

Size: 223.47 KB Last Updated: January 21, 2020
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Assistant Director

Organization: The Gates Public Service Law Program (PSL) at the University of Washington School of Law
Location: Seattle
Posted: January 17, 2020
Mission: The mission of William H. Gates Public Service Law Program (Gates PSL) is to create a culture at the University of Washington School of Law (UW Law) where students, faculty, and staff are inspired and empowered to make public service, equity, and inclusion an integral feature of their professional lives.

Size: 0.00 KB Last Updated: January 17, 2020
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Bilingual (English/Spanish) Staff Attorney, CLEAR/Crime Victims

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: January 9, 2020
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: 666.69 KB Last Updated: January 9, 2020
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Paralegal

Organization: Benefits Law Center
Location: Seattle
Posted: January 7, 2020
Mission: Social Security advocacy for people with disabilities who are homeless or low-income.

Size: 80.98 KB Last Updated: January 7, 2020
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Volunteer Lawyer Program Manager

Organization: Skagit Volunteer Lawyer Program
Location: Mount Vernon
Posted: January 7, 2020
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: January 7, 2020
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Development Director

OrganizationFair Works Center
Location: Seattle
Posted: December 24, 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.

Size: 0.00 KB Last Updated: December 24, 2019
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Director of Strategic Partnerships and Community Education

OrganizationFair Works Center
Location: Seattle
Posted: December 24, 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.

Size: 206.06 KB Last Updated: December 24, 2019
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Director of Development and Communications

Organization: Legal Voice
Location: Seattle
Posted: December 24, 2019
Mission: Legal Voice pursues justice for all women and LGBTQ people in the Northwest, through groundbreaking litigation, legislative advocacy, and legal rights education.

Size: 2.69 MB Last Updated: December 24, 2019
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Native American Legal Aid Program (NALAP) Attorney

Organization: Tacomaprobono
Location: Tacoma
Posted: December 24, 2019
Mission: The mission of the Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association’s Tacomaprobono (TPB) is to ensure meaningful access to justice for low-income individuals who have civil legal needs in Pierce County, Washington, by providing clients with volunteer attorney advice, self-help materials, and paralegal support.

 

 

 

Size: 1.44 MB Last Updated: December 24, 2019
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Director of Legal Services

Organization: Washington Defender Association
Location: Seattle
Posted: December 24, 2019
Mission: WDA is the voice of the public defense community. We provide support for high quality legal representation by advocating for change, educating defenders, and collaborating with the community and justice system stakeholders to bring about just solutions.

Size: 414.53 KB Last Updated: December 24, 2019
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Screening Unit Managing Attorney

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: December 24, 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: 1.19 MB Last Updated: December 24, 2019
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Bilingual (Spanish/English) Staff Attorney

OrganizationNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project
Location: Granger
Posted: December 13, 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: 267.04 KB Last Updated: December 13, 2019
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Sexual Assault Legal Services Attorney

Organization: YWCA
Location: Seattle
Posted: December 13, 2019
Mission: The YWCA transforms the lives of domestic violence survivors through safety, healing, and empowerment.

 

Size: 0.00 KB Last Updated: December 13, 2019
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Staff Attorney

Organization: Legal Counsel for Youth and Children
Location: Tri-Cities
Posted: December 9, 2019
Mission: Legal Counsel for Youth and Children (LCYC) improves the well-being of young people by advancing their legal rights.

Size: 137.78 KB Last Updated: December 9, 2019

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.

Size: 161.89 KB Last Updated: August 26, 2019
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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.

Size: 661.79 KB Last Updated: July 30, 2019
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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.

Size: 491.61 KB Last Updated: January 28, 2019
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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.

Size: 116.89 KB Last Updated: November 9, 2018
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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.

Size: 0.00 KB Last Updated: March 21, 2018
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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.

Size: 0.00 KB Last Updated: March 21, 2018
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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.

Size: 209.45 KB Last Updated: February 14, 2018