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Attorney - Juvenile Law Department
Attorney - Juvenile Law Department

Multnomah Defenders, Inc.

Starting at $70,000, increases DOE

Deadline to Apply: 7/30/2021

Multnomah Defenders, Inc. is seeking to hire an attorney to represent clients on juvenile delinquency, dependency, and termination of parental rights cases under the Parent Child Representation Program. The attorney must be qualified to represent clients in both delinquency and dependency cases.

MDI is a non-profit public interest law firm established in 1983. We currently have over 50 attorneys and staff located in two office locations in Portland, OR. Our Juvenile Law section is located in NE Portland and has a contract with OPDS under the parent child representation program (PCRP) to represent clients in juvenile delinquency, dependency, and termination of parental rights cases. Juvenile attorneys under the PCRP have caseload caps and work as part of a team with a trial assistant, investigator, and case manager to advocate for their clients.


Position: Attorney - Juvenile Law Department
Organization: Multnomah Defenders, Inc.
Location: Portland,  OR 
United States
Salary: starting at $70,000, increases DOE
Posting Start Date: 7/17/2021
Date Posted: 7/21/2021
Requirements Felony delinquency certification is preferred but we will consider an entry level attorney. Job duties and compensation will be determined accordingly.

We will review on a rolling basis. Ideal start date is early to mid August. This position will be based out of our Eastside Portland office at the Lloyd Corporate Plaza. Some work from home options for COVID safety.

Please send a letter of interest and resume’ to Beth Wooten at jobs@multnomahdefenders.org same with any questions or requests for information.

Status: This listing expires on: 8/1/2021
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Multnomah Defenders, Inc.

Portland,  OR 
United States
Beth Wooten