Position Information

Position Information
Position: Criminal Defense Associate Attorney - Gause Law Offices
Organization: Gause Law Offices PLLC
Location: TUKWILA,  WA 
United States
Salary: DOE
Posting Start Date: 1/10/2022
Date Posted: 1/10/2022
Requirements Our ideal candidate is a WA licensed attorney who has at least 3-5 years of prior criminal defense experience in Washington

You will be expected to “hit the ground running” taking felony cases from Day 1 with little training or supervision.   You will be assigned cases on your own (solo) and also some cases with another attorney. You must have a demonstrated commitment to criminal defense practice – with the passion and heart to vigorously defend our client’s constitutional rights. 
We are looking for someone who is adaptable, positive, and someone who can thrive in a fast-paced environment.  You must be technologically savvy, an independent self-starter, patient, organized, and a creative problem-solver.  Skills in business management, customer service and/or sales are appreciated, as you will be speaking with potential new clients. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Maintain an active caseload of 20-30 felony cases where you are responsible for all stages of the criminal case
  • Assist attorneys with their caseloads, including appearing at hearings, drafting legal briefs and memoranda, legal research, and serving as co-counsel at felony trials
  • Law degree, licensed in WA for 2+ years
  • Minimum 3-5 years criminal defense experience, with some Class A felony experience
  • Dedicated commitment to criminal defense law and serving people who have been accused of serious crimes
  • Excellent legal research and writing skills
  • Bilingual (Spanish) preferred
Salary:   DOE and competitive.  There will be additional compensation bonuses based on hard work.

Position ideally begins in March, 2022, with flexibility on start date for the right candidate. 

To apply:   Please email a PDF resume, targeted cover letter, and criminal law writing sample to Emily M. Gause.  Please include “Associate Position” in the subject line.   The top three candidates will be interviewed.
Status: This listing expires on: 3/11/2022
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Gause Law Offices PLLC

TUKWILA,  WA 98188
United States
(206) 660-8775
Emily Gause