Staff Attorney – Northwest Consumer Law Center – Seattle

About the Position:
The duties and expectations include:
Providing zealous, competent, and compassionate legal advice, services, and representation to a high volume of clients;
Maintaining sufficient monthly billing to paying clients of our sliding-scale “low bono” legal services programs;
Timely and thoroughly reporting on case status and outcomes;
Performing client-related administrative tasks such as court filing, mailing, and document gathering; and
Participating in education, outreach, and development-related activities.

Required qualifications include:
License to practice law in Washington State;
A minimum of one year of litigation experience;
Excellent legal research and writing skills;
Excellent written, verbal, and telephonic communication skills; and
Punctuality and reliability.
These qualifications are not essential, but highly preferred:
Prior legal aid and/or consumer law experience;
Proficiency in Spanish or other languages; and
An interest in growing with our organization as we evolve.

Compensation & Benefits:
NWCLC pays on a competitive salary scale, commensurate with years of experience. Compensation based on experience for this position will range between $72,500 and $85,000 annually. This position is based in Seattle with a flex remote/in office policy. Benefits include 15 days of PTO, paid sick leave, paid federal holidays, and paid medical/dental insurance after a 60 day probation period.

Application Process:
Please send a brief cover letter and resume to Amanda Martin at We accept applications on a rolling basis, with priority given to those received before June 27, 2023.

Equal Opportunity Employer:
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.