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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Paralegal

Organization: King County Department of Public Defense
Location: Seattle
Posted: November 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.

Size: 79.69 KB Last Updated: November 18, 2019
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Staff Attorney - Health and Justice Initiative

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Spokane
Posted: November 15, 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: 596.81 KB Last Updated: November 15, 2019
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Bilingual (English/Spanish) Staff Attorney, CLEAR/Crime Victims

Organization: Northwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: November 15, 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: 666.51 KB Last Updated: November 15, 2019
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Director of Legal Services

Organization: TeamChild
Location: Seattle or Tacoma
Posted: November 12, 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: 159.61 KB Last Updated: November 12, 2019
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Part-time Staff Attorney

Organization: University of Washington School of Law - Moderate Means Program
Location: Seattle
Posted: November 6, 2019
Mission: The UW Moderate Means Program (MMP) is the flagship pro bono program for students at UW Law and provides legal referrals for low and moderate income individuals as a part of the statewide Washington State Bar Association (WSBA) Moderate Means Program.

Size: 0.00 KB Last Updated: November 6, 2019
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Bilingual Legal Assistant

OrganizationColumbia Legal Services
Location: Yakima
Posted: November 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.

Size: 213.60 KB Last Updated: November 4, 2019
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Juvenile Rehabilitation Institutions & Reentry Staff Attorney

OrganizationTeamChild
Location: Seattle
Posted: November 4, 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: 147.85 KB Last Updated: November 4, 2019
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Development Director

OrganizationFair Works Center
Location: Seattle
Posted: October 28, 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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Part-time Administrative Assistant

Organization: Washington Defender Association
Location: Seattle
Posted: October 23, 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: 0.00 KB Last Updated: October 23, 2019
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Benefits Attorney

Organization: Solid Ground
Location: Seattle
Posted: October 23, 2019
Mission: Solid Ground works to end poverty and undo racism and other oppressions that are root causes of poverty.

Size: 459.58 KB Last Updated: October 23, 2019
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Staff Attorney

OrganizationColumbia Legal Services
Location: Seattle
Posted: October 23, 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: 0.00 KB Last Updated: October 23, 2019
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Director of Legal Services

OrganizationTeamChild
Location: Seattle
Posted: October 16, 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: 157.50 KB Last Updated: October 16, 2019
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Staff Attorney

Organization: Fair Works Center
Location: Seattle
Posted: October 9, 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: October 9, 2019
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Attorney

Organization: YWCA of Pierce County
Location: Tacoma
Posted: October 4, 2019
Mission: The YWCA transforms the lives of domestic violence survivors through safety, healing, and empowerment.

Size: 188.77 KB Last Updated: October 4, 2019
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Managing Attorney

OrganizationTeamChild
Location: Yakima
Posted: October 3, 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: 119.92 KB Last Updated: October 3, 2019
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Staff Attorney

OrganizationNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project
Location: Granger
Posted: October 3, 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: 129.07 KB Last Updated: October 3, 2019
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Equal Justice Works Crime Victims Justice Corps Fellow

OrganizationNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project
Location: Tacoma
Posted: October 3, 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: 129.89 KB Last Updated: October 3, 2019
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Grants Coordinator

OrganizationLegal Foundation of Washington
Location: Seattle
Posted: October 2, 2019
Mission: Equal civil justice for low-income people.

Size: 92.95 KB Last Updated: October 3, 2019
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Legal Advocate

OrganizationNorthwest Immigrant Rights Project
Location: Wenatchee
Posted: September 26, 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: 126.46 KB Last Updated: September 26, 2019
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Case Management Data Specialist

OrganizationNorthwest Justice Project
Location: Seattle
Posted: September 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: 677.90 KB Last Updated: September 23, 2019
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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.

Size: 0.00 KB Last Updated: September 10, 2019
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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.

Size: 0.00 KB Last Updated: September 10, 2019
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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.

Size: 175.15 KB Last Updated: August 26, 2019
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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.

Size: 44.54 KB Last Updated: August 14, 2019
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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.

Size: 123.09 KB Last Updated: August 6, 2019
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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.

Size: 0.00 KB Last Updated: August 6, 2019
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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.

Size: 80.52 KB Last Updated: July 30, 2019
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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.

Size: 0.00 KB Last Updated: July 30, 2019
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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.

Size: 98.83 KB Last Updated: July 19, 2019
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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.

Size: 129.66 KB Last Updated: July 18, 2019
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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.

Size: 174.93 KB Last Updated: July 15, 2019
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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.

Size: 143.94 KB Last Updated: July 15, 2019
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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.

Size: 137.79 KB Last Updated: July 15, 2019
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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.

Size: 268.93 KB Last Updated: July 8, 2019
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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.

Size: 129.58 KB Last Updated: July 8, 2019
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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.

Size: 127.78 KB Last Updated: July 8, 2019
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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.

Size: 137.67 KB Last Updated: July 8, 2019
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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.

Size: 151.67 KB Last Updated: June 19, 2019
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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.

Size: 374.84 KB Last Updated: June 4, 2019
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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.

Size: 141.14 KB Last Updated: June 4, 2019
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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.

Size: 142.67 KB Last Updated: June 4, 2019
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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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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.

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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.

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