At the Washington State Attorney General’s Office, we aspire to be the best public law office in the nation. We are committed to providing excellent, independent, and ethical legal services to the State of Washington and to protecting the rights of its people. It is essential to our mission to create and maintain an office that is diverse, respectful, inclusive and composed of the best legal talent available. If you share our vision and have a desire to do important work that makes a difference for our community, then we invite you to consider applying for the following attorney opportunities.
Click on the link below to access full position descriptions and qualifications for each of these attorney opportunities. You can also visit the state's centralized recruitment site at www.careers.wa.gov. For information about the AGO, visit www.atg.wa.gov.
AAG - Social and Health Services Olympia Division - This Division has an opening for an attorney interested in the quickly evolving and critically important area of healthcare law, a topic that impacts every individual in the state. (DL: 1/21/2020) Closes soon!
AAG - Bob Keppel Criminal Justice Division in Seattle - This is an exceptional opportunity for an attorney interested in prosecuting the civil commitment of sexually violent predators and making our communities safer. (DL: 1/22/2020) Closes soon!
AAG - Torts Division in Tumwater - You will thrive in this position if you enjoy working on cutting-edge legal theories and complex factual situations involving the defense of state agencies and employees. (DL: 1/22/2020) Closes soon!
New! Natural Resources Division in Olympia - This division is currently seeking an attorney experienced in natural resource management, environmental, contract, and real property law. (DL: 1/26/2020)
Ecology Division in Olympia - The attorney hired for this position will contribute in a significant and tangible way, thereby ensuring that the finite and precious resources of the state are preserved for the people of Washington and future generations. (DL: 1/28/2020)
Labor and Personnel Division in Olympia – This position will involve a mix of client advice and litigation, and the practice is dynamic, challenging and evolving, and requires the exercise of diplomatic skills as well as legal advocacy. (DL: 1/29/2020)
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Honoring diversity, equity and inclusion means that as an agency, and as individuals, we are committed to ensuring that all employees and volunteers enjoy a respectful, safe and supportive working environment. Only by fostering the inclusion of people from all backgrounds, cultures and attributes, can AGO employees and volunteers achieve their fullest potential and best advance the goals and mission of the AGO.
The AGO is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, marital status, sexual orientation/gender identity, age, disability, honorably discharged veteran or military status, retaliation or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability. Persons requiring reasonable accommodation in the application process or requiring information in an alternative format may contact Tracy Robinson at 360-586-7693. Those with a hearing impairment in need of accommodation are encouraged to contact the Washington Relay Service at 1-800-676-3777 or www.washingtonrelay.com