Jobs & Internships

NWIRP is the only organization in Washington State providing comprehensive immigration legal services to low-income immigrants and refugees. Our exciting and dynamic organization serves more than 10,000 individuals from more than 100 countries and 40 language groups each year.

We seek to hire individuals with a demonstrated commitment to immigrant rights and a passion for serving immigrants and refugees in need of legal services. If you feel that your qualifications fit the description for a position listed below, we invite you to send us a résumé and cover letter for review.

 

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  • Staff Attorney: Tacoma

    Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) seeks a Spanish-speaking attorney to work with individuals detained at the Northwest Detention Center, a regional immigration detention facility that houses up to 1,575 detainees. The attorney will be providing legal representation and assistance to individuals in removal proceedings.

    For more information, click here

  • Legal Advocate: Seattle

    The VAWA unit currently provides direct services, outreach and education throughout the state of Washington to immigrant survivors of domestic violence and other crimes. The unit processes the following case types: Self-petitions under VAWA, U visas, T visas, VAWA applications for adjustment of status, and removal defense for survivors of violence. The legal advocate will also work with other staff members on different types of immigration cases as needed.

    For more information, click here

  • Staff Attorney: Granger or Wenatchee

    Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) seeks a Spanish-speaking attorney, third-year law student, or law graduate who will take the February 2020 or July 2020 bar examination to provide direct representation and community outreach and education to individuals seeking legal assistance in a variety of affirmative and defensive immigration matters.

    For more information, click here

  • Summer 2020 Legal Internship: Seattle

    NWIRP is seeking law student applicants for summer legal internships in its Seattle office. Internships are unpaid, but NWIRP will work with applicants to secure outside funding or academic credit. For more information, please click here.

  • Summer 2020 Legal Internship: Tacoma

    Northwest Immigrant Rights Project is seeking law student applications for summer internship positions in its Tacoma office. These internships are unpaid, but NWIRP will work with applicants to secure outside funding or academic credit. For more information, please click here.

  • Spring 2020 Legal Internship: Tacoma

    Northwest Immigrant Rights Project is seeking law student applications for spring internship positions in its Tacoma office. These internships are unpaid, but NWIRP will work with applicants to secure outside funding or academic credit. For more information, please click here.

  • Spring 2020 Undergraduate Internship: Tacoma

    Northwest Immigrant Rights Project is seeking student applications for spring undergraduate internship positions in its Tacoma office. These internships are unpaid, but NWIRP will work with applicants to secure academic credit where available. For more information, click here.

  • Staff Attorney: Granger

    Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) seeks a Spanish-speaking attorney, or law graduate who took the July 2019—or will take the Winter 2020—bar examination, to provide direct representation, community outreach and education to individuals seeking legal assistance in a variety of immigration matters.

    For more information, click here