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Public Defense Paralegal

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King County Department of Public Defense (DPD) is recruiting skilled paralegals. This is a fantastic position for someone who would like to work in a large, fast-paced defense agency with a strong commitment to social and racial justice. Paralegals are integral members of the defense team, working closely with attorneys and other members of the team. They research legal issues; review cases; organize evidence; draft pleadings and motions; communicate with clients, family members, and others; coordinate witnesses in advance of hearings and trials; assemble trial binders; obtain documents by subpoena; and more. DPD practices in several areas, including felonies, misdemeanors, juvenile defense, family defense, involuntary commitment, sex offender commitment, and contempt of court. Lots of opportunities for someone interested in this vital work!

King County Department of Public Defense (DPD) is recruiting skilled paralegals. This is a fantastic position for someone who would like to work in a large, fast-paced defense agency with a strong commitment to social and racial justice…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    September 29, 2021
  • Education
    2-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

USD 63,793 - USD 80,870

Benefits

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage: King County pays 100% of the premiums for eligible employees and family members
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Retirement
  • Generous vacation and paid sick leave
  • Paid parental leave, family and medical leaves, and volunteer leave
  • Flexible spending account
  • Training and career development
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage: King County pays 100% of the premiums for eligible employees and family members
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Retirement
  • Generous vacation…

Location

On-site
710 2nd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, United States
Suite 200

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