Job Listings

  • 04/19/2017 11:55 AM | WWL Admin (Administrator)

    Environmental Associate

    The Seattle office of Stoel Rives LLP, a full service business law firm, is seeking an Associate with 3-4 years of experience for its nationally-recognized Environment, Land Use and Natural Resources practice. The Associate will have the opportunity to work on sophisticated legal matters, including environmental and natural resource permitting, litigation, counseling, and regulatory advice. Our Associates gain exceptional first-hand experience through their work with senior lawyers and clients in a variety of complex and cutting-edge issues involving climate change and energy development and natural resource management.

    Candidates must meet the following qualifications:

    · JD from an accredited university with excellent academic credentials

    · 1-3 years of litigation experience in a law firm

    · Clerkship with a state appellate court, federal appellate court, or federal district court is preferred

    · Experience with environmental and natural resource issues

    · A desire to provide innovative client service and to develop a meaningful career

    · Excellent written and oral communication, acute judgment, responsiveness, prioritization, and practical application of legal concepts are required to succeed.

    With almost 400 attorneys, Stoel Rives is a national leader in corporate, energy, environmental, intellectual property, labor & employment, land use & construction, litigation, natural resources, real estate, renewable energy and technology law. We achieved 34 prestigious national tier rankings in the 2017 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® ''Best Law Firms'' survey. Stoel Rives ranks #8 in the United States according to Law360’s list of the largest environmental law practices. The firm’s environmental and natural resources practice represents major businesses in the fisheries, forest products, mining and oil & gas industries. If you are interested in working with a group of collaborative, hard-working, and dedicated lawyers and staff, this is the place for you.

    To apply, please visit the Careers page on our website at:

    Apply online directly here:

  • 04/19/2017 11:53 AM | WWL Admin (Administrator)
    SALARY: $139,593.00 - $174,491.00 Annually

    OPENING DATE: 03/30/17
    CLOSING DATE: Continuous


    Sound Transit's legal department seeks a senior construction law attorney. As in-house counsel to a rapidly growing regional transit authority, we advise agency staff and policy makers on complex legal matters and develop legal strategies and creative solutions that balance potential legal risks with strategic and public interests. We work with elected officials, the Federal Transit Administration, engineers, transportation planners, and other dedicated agency staff to plan, design, build and operate the region's high capacity transportation system. This position will join existing team of 11 attorneys working in a collegial environment in our Union Station offices.

    Details Here

  • 04/19/2017 11:52 AM | WWL Admin (Administrator)

    Director of Public Defense. 

    Thurston County seeks an experienced executive with a strong background and diverse expertise in public defense issues and policies.  The Director will have strong administrative skills to manage, administer and execute public defense efforts that provide quality legal representation to court-appointed clients. 


    Salary $8869 - $11,825 per mo.

    Location:  Olympia, WA


    Link to more information:  PD Director job info


  • 04/19/2017 11:39 AM | WWL Admin (Administrator)


    Commercial Litigation Associate - Mid-Level


    The Seattle office of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP seeks a mid-level commercial litigation associate attorney with at least 3 years’ experience; law-firm experience is required, and clerkship experience is strongly preferred. Experience in commercial litigation, including responsibility for pleadings, motions and discovery, is required, and experience in court is preferred. 

    Excellent writing and oral advocacy skills are required, as well as strong academic credentials. An active member, in good standing, of the Washington Bar is preferred, but we will consider members of other state bars in appropriate cases.

    To apply, please complete your profile and upload your cover letter addressed to Kathleen Shaw, Lateral Attorney Recruiting Manager, resume, copy of law school transcript, and a brief writing sample


  • 04/19/2017 11:37 AM | WWL Admin (Administrator)

    The Pierce County Prosecuting Attorney's Office, located in downtown Tacoma, is the largest law firm in the county, employing approximately 212 staff including a large number of deputy prosecutors.  Pierce County, which includes Tacoma, has a population of 813,600 and growing.  The office has three divisions:  the Criminal Division, which is responsible for prosecuting all felonies, misdemeanors and juvenile cases; the Civil Division, which is responsible for providing legal advice to County officials and representing the County's interest in court; and the Family Support Division, which is an integral part of the State child support system.

    Details here.

  • 04/19/2017 11:36 AM | WWL Admin (Administrator)

    The Portland office of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP seeks an attorney with at least 3 years’ experience in the areas of employment law for its Portland office. The candidate will have employment litigation experience with a broad based employment background understanding federal and state employment laws and regulations.  This is a great opportunity for a confident, self-motivated person with a desire to build an employment law practice and work in a collegial and jovial environment. Come join one of Oregon's Best Places to Work and Most Admired Companies

    Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, writing skills, and references. We prefer candidates with law firm experience, immediately transferable skills, and excellent client relationship and interpersonal skills. Active, in good standing, members of the Oregon State Bar preferred; will consider members of other state bars depending on circumstances. All replies confidential.​

    To apply, please upload a cover letter addressed to Kathleen Shaw, Attorney Recruitment Manager; resume; copy of law school transcript; and a brief writing sample.


  • 04/19/2017 11:35 AM | WWL Admin (Administrator)

    Costco Wholesale is seeking an attorney to handle a broad range of commercial matters, with primary emphasis on technology procurement and administration, intellectual property (including trademark portfolio management), and international privacy and security compliance.  Negotiating and drafting a variety of merchandise and services agreements and attention to various compliance matters will also be involved.  At least ten years relevant legal experience required, with some as in-house counsel.  Please email cover letter and resume to

  • 04/19/2017 11:34 AM | WWL Admin (Administrator)

    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 Assistant Attorney General opportunities. 



    Assistant Attorney General – Torts Division in Olympia/Tumwater  (DL:  5/7/17)

    Assistant Attorney General – Correction Division’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit in Olympia OR Seattle  (DL:  5/7/17)

    Assistant Attorney General (Section Chief) – Spokane Division’s Tort Section (DL:  4/18/17)

    Assistant Attorney General – Spokane Division’s Tort Section (DL:  4/20/17)

    Assistant Attorney General - Agriculture and Health Division in Olympia  (DL:  4/18/17)

    Sr. Assistant Attorney General (Division Chief) - Labor and Industries Division in Olympia OR Seattle  (DL:  4/23/17)



    Diversity is critical to the success of the mission of the AGO. It is the recognition, respect, and appreciation of all cultures and backgrounds and the fostering of the inclusion of differences between people. Appreciating, valuing and implementing principles of diversity permits AGO employees to achieve their fullest potential in an inclusive, respectful environment. The core values of the AGO are served by a strong commitment to the value of diversity and by promoting an inclusive workplace. 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 diversity, age, honorably discharged veteran, veteran status, or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability 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 any information in an alternative format may contact Tracy Robinson at 360-586-7693 or Washington Relay Service at 1-800-676-3777 or


  • 04/19/2017 11:33 AM | WWL Admin (Administrator)

    The Northwest Justice Project (NJP) has several exciting opportunities available for those seeking meaningful work serving low income communities in Washington.    Job announcements are attached, or you may use the following links:


    Staff Attorney - CLEAR Crime Victims (CV)


    Staff Attorney - Labor Trafficking


    Outreach Worker - Labor Trafficking

  • 04/14/2017 3:37 PM | WWL Admin (Administrator)

    Technology Transactions Associate Attorney – Senior-Level

    Davis Wright Tremaine LLP seeks an attorney in its Seattle office with a minimum of five years' experience in the areas of technology transactions, intellectual property, and related commercial contracts to join its Technology practice, focusing in the areas of software and related high technology. Our practice includes working with established companies and emerging company clients in many industries, including advertising, games, enterprise, cloud, software services, fintech, health, digital media, and emerging technologies.

    Experience in licensing and general commercial transactions for technology companies is required. Qualified candidates must have outstanding academic credentials; very strong drafting and writing skills; excellent client relationship and interpersonal skills; and references. Law firm experience preferred, as well as immediate transferable skills. All replies confidential.

    To apply, please upload your cover letter addressed to Kathleen Shaw, Lateral Attorney Recruiting Manager; resume; copy of your law school transcript; and a deal sheet.