Extremely busy Tri Cities, WA law firm announces a new opening for an associate attorney. We primarily practice family law, criminal defense, general civil litigation, probate and elder law, estate planning, and personal injury. The Tri Cities is an excellent community to live in, with a moderate cost of living and a very high standard of living. This is an excellent opportunity!
We have been at the same location since 2005. Our building is nicel... read more
The candidate will join practice family law, criminal defense, general civil litigation, probate and elder law, estate planning, and personal injury. WSBA membership is required. Private practice experience is preferred. Bilingual Spanish is a plus.
Public Defense Attorney
The candidate will act as court-appointed counsel representing indigent people in the courts of County. Will represent clients in all phases of criminal proceedings, including arraignment, pretrial hearings, trial preparation and investigation, plea negotiations, trial and sentencing. Will consist of misdemeanor, juvenile or adult felony cases, based on experience and office needs. Interview defendants as assigned to determine the facts of the case....
The candidate will handle mostly criminal defense work. Must be graduate from an accredited law school. Must be licensed by the Washington State Bar Association. Must have a valid Washington State driverâ€™s license. Prior criminal experience is preferred.