Staff Attorney – Native American Unit – Equal Justice Works Fellowship
Northwest Justice Project (NJP) is Washington’s state and federally funded civil legal aid program. As a not-for-profit statewide law firm whose mission is: Combatting Injustice – Strengthening Communities – Protecting Human Dignity, NJP seeks applicants for a 24- month, full-time attorney position at NJP as an Equal Justice Works Fellow in the program’s Native American Unit-Crime Victims Project (NAU-CV). NAU-CV is an existing NJP project that collaborates statewide with tribal programs and Native-focused victim services organizations to address the legal needs of Native crime victims. The NAU seeks applications from qualified attorneys to undertake mission-directed work to address the civil legal needs of Native American crime victims in Eastern Washington who experience collateral legal issues.
Starting salary is based upon years of experience, with an annual salary range of $73,142 to $133,712. We offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes 100% paid employee health premiums and significant premium shares for family health premiums, as well as generous time off.