ATTORNEY

Multnomah Defenders, Inc. is currently accepting applications

for a Criminal Attorney

POSITION:

Full-time attorney for a busy public defense practice

LOCATION:

522 SW 5th Ave., Ste. 1000, Portland, OR 97204

COMPENSATION:

This position is represented by a Bargaining Unit. Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance provided. Generous sick time, vacation time, and annual merit based reviews with raises also provided. Starting salary begins at $65,287, depending on experience and qualifications.

TO APPLY:

Submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@multnomahdefenders.org. Candidates will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

 

DEADLINE:

We will review on a rolling basis. Ideal start date in is early July. This position will be based in the Criminal Defense section in our downtown Portland office Some work from home options for COVID safety.

ABOUT THE FIRM:

Multnomah Defenders, Inc. (MDI) is a non-profit public interest law firm established in 1982.  Our mission is to provide high quality representation to our clients and to treat every client with dignity and respect.  MDI operates with a staff of 50 people, including attorneys, trial assistants, and investigators.  MDI lawyers defend adults and juveniles in courts of Oregon in criminal, juvenile, contempt and appellate matters. 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Membership in the Oregon State Bar;

  2. Zealous and competent advocate for public defense clients; and

  3. Works well with others collaborating, coordinating, and problem solving.

  4. Felony certification is always preferred, but we will consider an entry level attorney.

MDI is an equal opportunity employer.  We do not discriminate based on race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.  MDI values diversity in our hiring decisions.