Opportunities at the ACLU of Washington

Jobs

Published: 
Thursday, June 13, 2019
The political strategies assistant will provide administrative and research support to the political strategy department team members and possess an enthusiasm for defending civil liberties and civil rights.
Published: 
Thursday, June 13, 2019
The policy advocacy assistant will provide administrative and research support to the Policy Advocacy Group team members and possess an enthusiasm for civil liberties and civil rights.
Published: 
Thursday, June 13, 2019
The senior staff attorney will be responsible for maintaining an active docket of their own cases, typically with assistance from outside cooperating attorneys, as well as helping to supervise and mentor more junior attorneys in the department.
Published: 
Monday, March 25, 2019
The Community Relations Director develops engagement plans to involve the public in the advancement of justice and equity and to position the ACLU-WA as a trusted and valued resource for the community.

Internships

Published: 
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
At the ACLU, law students gain exposure to a broad range of civil liberties and civil rights issues and an opportunity to improve legal writing and research skills. Students work closely with staff attorneys conducting legal research, writing legal memoranda and drafting correspondence to government agencies in response to documented complaints of civil liberties and civil rights violations. Students also assist ACLU attorneys in the development of cases for litigation, preparation of cases for trial and submission of amicus curiae briefs in courts of appeal.
Published: 
Sunday, January 1, 2017
Interns review and investigate complaints alleging violations of civil liberties and assist callers on the ACLU Complaint and Referral Line. They work closely with ACLU legal staff and handle complaints covering a broad spectrum of issues, including free speech, student discipline, police practices, criminal law, and jail and prison conditions.