The Defender Association seeks a fall intern or extern to assist on the arraignment calendars in Seattle District Court. Applicant must be available to be in court on Monday and Friday mornings, and Wednesday afternoons. Intern can start as soon as possible or at the beginning of fall quarter. If interested provide a résumé, cover letter and references to Theresa Allman, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Theresa Allman, 810 3rd Avenue, 8th Floor, Seattle, Washington 98104.
The Defender Association has 80 attorneys representing more than 11,000 cases per year in felony, misdemeanor, juvenile, family advocacy, and civil commitment cases, as well as a number of appeals at all levels of the state courts. The Defender is recognized regionally and nationally as a leader in public defense, and its staff members are active in the statewide Defender organization, local and state bar association work, as well as the National Lawyers Guild and other alternative bar groups.