Midlevel Associate–Employment Law (Portland)
Miller Nash Graham & Dunn ("MNG&D") is seeking a full-time associate with at least four years of experience in employment law, preferably in representation of management/employers, to join its Portland, Oregon office. Traditional labor law experience is a plus but not essential. The successful candidate will be ready to assume a significant role in pending cases, advise clients on Oregon and federal employment and labor issues, and be able to independently manage many aspects of litigation. Membership in the Oregon State Bar Association or qualification for reciprocity is required.
To apply, please upload as one PDF: A cover letter, résumé, and law school transcript (unofficial is acceptable) and send by e-mail to Michelle Baird-Johnson, Director of Recruiting and Professional Development, at MNRecruiting@millernash.com. For record-keeping, please include the ad source in the subject line of your e-mail (e.g. WSBA ad, firm website, etc.).
MNG&D is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Washington is inviting applications for a full time Staff Attorney.
The ACLU of Washington is a non-profit, public interest organization devoted to protecting civil rights and civil liberties. Its staff and numerous volunteers work in a fast-paced, friendly and professional office.
Experienced Bank Litigation Attorney (Seattle)
Miller Nash Graham & Dunn ("MNG&D") is seeking an experienced (8+ years) bank litigation attorney to join a demanding and rewarding team in its Seattle office. Applicants should be wicked smart, able to carry on a normal conversation, and adept at discussing the dense language of UCC Articles 3, 4, and 4A with both clients and juries. The position will involve representing financial institutions in disputes relating to deposit and investment accounts, lender liability claims, and fiduciary and trust claims, and applicants with experience in those areas are strongly encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will also have excellent written and oral communication skills, be dedicated to exceeding client needs and deadlines, enjoy working in a team environment, and come armed with a strong sense of humor. First-chair trial and client management experience strongly preferred. Current membership in the Washington State Bar Association or qualification for reciprocity is necessary.
To apply, please upload as one PDF: A cover letter, résumé, law school transcript (unofficial is acceptable), and writing sample and send by e-mail to Michelle Baird-Johnson, Director of Recruiting and Professional Development, at MNRecruiting@millernash.com. For record-keeping, please include the ad source in the subject line of your e-mail (e.g. WSBA ad, firm website, etc.).
Partner-Level Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights Attorney (Seattle)
Miller Nash Graham & Dunn ("MNG&D") is seeking an attorney with at least 10 years of significant experience in commercial bankruptcy and commercial loan workouts and restructurings to join its Seattle office. Experience with bankruptcy, receivership, and related insolvency proceedings is required, as well as strong academic credentials and analytical ability required. Candidates with portable business are strongly encouraged to apply.
To apply, please upload as one PDF: A cover letter, résumé, and law school transcript (unofficial is acceptable) and send by e-mail to Michelle Baird-Johnson, Director of Recruiting and Professional Development, atMNRecruiting@millernash.com. For record-keeping, please include the ad source in the subject line of your e-mail (e.g. WSBA ad, firm website, etc.).
Pierce County Prosecutor's Office
SALARY RANGE: DOQ
County Attorney 1 - $63,629 to $84,387
County Attorney 2 - $77,335 to $104,388
County Attorney 3 - $87,714 to $117,337 closes 5/12
Full-time 35 hours per week with benefits
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: https://www.stoel.com/about/careers/attorneys.
Apply online directly here: http://webapp.stoel.com/asp/viselfapply/viRecruitSelfApply/ReDefault.aspx?FilterREID=2&FilterJobCategoryID=9&FilterJobID=117
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
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
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.