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.

Director of Development — Full-timeSeattle, WA
We seek a talented and committed development professional to help further our mission of promoting justice by defending and advancing the rights of immigrants. NWIRP is well-positioned for substantial growth, and needs a creative and experienced leader who can take its fundraising and communications to the next level. Specific goals include leveraging recent major gift successes to grow the program and decrease reliance on restricted grants, and managing and mentoring a growing team of development staff. NWIRP brings its core values such as fairness, self-determination, and inclusion into all aspects of its work, and seeks an individual who can build an inspiring fund raising program that is intentionally grounded in its values and principles. For more information, please click here. PDF

FSU Legal Advocate — Full-timeSeattle, WA
NWIRP seeks a full-time bilingual legal advocate to work in our Family Services Unit (FSU) in Seattle. The applicant must be fluent in both English and Spanish. The FSU provides direct services in family-based visa petitions: Form I-130, applications for adjustment of status (Form I-485), assistance with consular processing, application for waiver of grounds of inadmissibility (Form I-601 and Form I-601A), petitions to remove conditions on residence (Form I-751), petitions for fiancé(e) (Form I-129F), and general removal defense. The legal advocate will also work in collaboration with other staff members on different types of immigration cases as needed. For more information, please click here. PDF

Bilingual Staff Attorney — Full-TimeSeattle, WA
The Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) seeks a bilingual attorney to provide direct representation, community outreach and education in cases involving children facing removal (deportation) proceedings. For more information, please click here. PDF

Bilingual (Spanish) Attorney — Full-timeGranger, WA
The Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) seeks a Spanish speaking bilingual attorney to provide direct representation, community outreach and education to individuals seeking legal assistance in a variety of immigration matters. For more information, please click here. PDF

Bilingual (Spanish) Staff Attorney — Full-timeWenatchee, WA
The Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) seeks a Spanish-speaking bilingual attorney to work in our office in Wenatchee, Washington. Depending on the experience of the applicant, she or he may be considered for a supervising attorney position. For more information, please click here. PDF

Volunteer Opportunities at NWIRP
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Winter/Spring 2015 Law Student Internships — Tacoma, WA
Winter/spring interns will assist in directly representing detainees under the supervision of the attorneys in removal proceedings. This may include appearing in immigration court hearings, preparing clients for court, preparing witnesses, drafting a number of legal briefs and making oral arguments in court. For more information, please click here. PDF

Summer 2015 Law Student Internships — Tacoma, WA
Winter/spring interns will assist in directly representing detainees under the supervision of the attorneys in removal proceedings. This may include appearing in immigration court hearings, preparing clients for court, preparing witnesses, drafting a number of legal briefs and making oral arguments in court. For more information, please click here. PDF