Jobs & Internships: NJP, City of Seattle, AGO, CA Changelawyers

NJP – Medical Legal Partnership Attorney

NJP LogoThe Northwest Justice Project (NJP) is a not-for-profit law firm whose mission is to combat injustice, strengthen communities and promote human dignity through high quality legal representation, community partnerships, education and other advocacy to mitigate systemic barriers to opportunity experienced by our client communities. NJP seeks applications from qualified attorneys to work within our Medical-Legal Partnership (MLP) to address the legal needs of low-income patients and families with health-harming legal needs at Seattle Children’s Hospital and Harborview Medical Center. This is a full-time position.

For complete information and to apply visit here. Application deadline is February 15, 2019.

Washington State AGO Summer Internships – February 10 Application Deadline!

The Washington State Office of the Attorney General is pleased to invite qualified first and second-year law students to apply for summer 2019 volunteer law clerk or externship positions. The Attorney General’s Office (AGO) serves more than 230 state agencies, boards, commissions, colleges and universities, as well as the Legislature and the Governor.  The mission of the Office is to deliver the highest quality professional legal services to officials, agencies, and citizens of the state of Washington. Volunteer law clerks and externs glean worthwhile, enriching and educational experiences while working in public service for the state of Washington.

For complete information and to apply visit here. February 10 Application deadline; multiple locations statewide.

City of Seattle Inspector General for Public Safety (2 positions available: Audit & Investigation Specialist and Community Engagement & Communications Specialist)

City of Seattle LogoThese positions offers an exciting opportunity to be on the leading edge of police reform. The Office of Inspector General for Public Safety (OIG) was established as part of the City of Seattle’s police accountability reform effort. The goal of OIG is to ensure constitutional, accountable, effective, and respectful policing that reflects the values of Seattle’s diverse communities and engenders community trust.

To apply for the Audit & Investigation Specialist position visit here. For the Community Engagement & Communications Specialist position visit here. Application deadline for both positions is February 12, 2019.

“California Changelawyers” Summer Fellowship at Root & Rebound (Fresno, CA)

Root and Rebound LogoLike all Root & Rebound law clerks and fellows, the Summer Legal fellow will be trained in “reentry law,” a holistic and restorative justice model of legal practice embedded in the needs and goals of systems-impacted individuals. Trained as a “legal generalist”, the fellow will learn to serve people across many areas of law & life, understanding how a person’s record presents a barrier to employment, housing, education, immigration, health care, asset-building, family reunification, and civil rights.

For additional information and to apply visit here. Applications deadline is May 27, 2019 but earlier application is encouraged.