Job Openings

Updated 11/30/21: 

Oregon Department of Justice is hiring an Assistant Attorney General for the Criminal and Collateral Remedies Section. Applications are due 12/5.–DOJ–Legal/Assistant-Attorney-General–Trial-Division—Criminal-and-Collateral-Remedies-_REQ-80205-1

They are also hiring an Assistant Attorney General for the Medicaid Fraud Section. Applications are due 12/16.–DOJ–Legal/Assistant-Attorney-General–Medicaid-Fraud-Unit—Civil-Enforcement-Division-_REQ-81484-1

The Oregon State Bar is hiring an Assistant Disciplinary Counsel. Find more info on the role here:

Updated 10/20/21: 

Disability Rights Oregon is hiring a staff attorney, applications are due 11/3/21. Apply here:

Oregon Law Center is hiring for multiple positions throughout the state, learn more here: 

Oregon Department of Justice is hiring an Assistant Attorney General for the Special Litigation Unit. Applications are due 11/10/21. Apply here:–DOJ–Legal/Assistant-Attorney-General–Special-Litigation-Unit-_REQ-78210-1

They are also hiring Tax and Finance attorneys; applications are due 11/9/21. Apply here:–DOJ–Robertson-Building/XMLNAME—Assistant-Attorney-General–Tax-and-Finance-Attorney-_REQ-77121


Updated 9/15/21: 

Oregon Department of Justice is hiring an Assistant Attorney General for the Health and Human Services Section. Application deadlined is 10/20. Apply here:–DOJ–Robertson-Building/Assistant-Attorney-General–Health-and-Human-Services-Section-_REQ-60120-1


Updated 8/17/21:

Oregon Department of Justice is hiring an Assistant Attorney General for the Government Services Section in Salem, OR. Application deadline is 9/12. Apply here:–DOJ–Robertson-Building/Assistant-Attorney-General–General-Counsel–Government-Services-Section-_REQ-69711


Updated 7/7/21:

The Oregon State Bar is hiring a General Counsel. Learn more and apply here:

The Commons Law Center is hiring a Tenant Eviction Defense Program Director ( and Tenant Lawyers ( Follow the respective link for each position to learn more.


Updated 6/11:

The Oregon State Bar is hiring an Oregon Law Foundation Executive Director and Chief Access to Justice Officer. Learn more and apply here:

The Oregon Department of Justice is hiring an Assistant Attorney General (Consumer Protection). Learn more and apply here: Assistant Attorney General


Updated 5/19:

The Oregon State Bar is hiring a Diversity & Inclusion Specialist. Learn more here: Diversity & Inclusion Specialist 05-2021

The Oregon Department of Justice is hiring an Assistant Attorney General in the Civil Litigation Section housed in the Trial Division. The position will be based in Portland or Salem. Learn more here: AAG

Classroom Law Project is hiring a Program Manager. Learn more here: Program Manager


Updated 4/13:

The Oregon State Bar is looking for someone to assist with planning, developing, editing, and managing content of the OSB’s membership magazine, the Bulletin.

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Update 4/6:

The Eastern District of Washington is hiring a Social Security Term Law ClerkPriority deadline to apply is April 23, 2021. Read more here:


Updated 3/28/21:

Legal Aid Society of Oregon (LASO) is hiring a Staff Attorney for the Portland Office,  who will work on Senior Law issues. The application deadline is April 9, 2021. Learn more here:

Disability Rights Oregon is hiring a Staff Attorney for the Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Program to work in Bend, OR.  The application is open until April 9, 2021. Learn more here:


Updated 2/25/21:

Disability Rights Oregon is hiring a Staff Attorney for the Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Program to work in Portland, OR.The position is open until March 10, 2021. Read more here:

IRCO is hiring a half-time Disability Attorney. The position was posted 2/8, it’s open until filled. Read more here:

DOJ is hiring an Assistant Attorney General (Child Advocacy Section). More info and apply here by the March 10, 2021 deadline:–DOJ–Legal/Assistant-Attorney-General–Portland-Child-Advocacy-Section-_REQ-58340-1

Oregon Diversity Legal Job Fair is being held March 9-10, learn more here:

———————————————————————————————————————Posted 1/11/21:

Law Clerk Vacancy Chambers of the Honorable Marco A. Hernández, U.S. District Court, Portland.  This is a two-year term clerk position, beginning Fall 2022.  Submit cover letter, resume, law school transcript (unofficial is fine), writing sample (no more than five pages, double-spaced; excerpts are fine), and two letters of recommendation.  Applications (hard copies only) must be received between February 15, 2021 and April 15, 2021.  Send or deliver to Elisabeth Rennick, Law Clerk to Honorable Marco A. Hernández, 1507 U.S. Courthouse, 1000 S.W. Third Ave, Portland, Oregon 97204. Applications will be reviewed shortly after the closing date with interviews typically held in mid to late May.

Washington County is hiring a Civil Rights Program Coordinator. Applications will be reviewed after January 25, 2021. Learn more and apply here:


Posted 1/4/21:

Legal Aid Services of Oregon (LASO) is hiring a Staff Attorney for their Pendleton office. Find more information and apply here:


Posted 12/21/20: 

DOJ is hiring an Assistant Attorney General (Elder Abuse Resource Prosecutor). More info and apply here:–DOJ–Spinnaker-Point/Assistant-Attorney-General–Elder-Abuse-Resource-Prosecutor-_REQ-54564-1


Updated 12/14/2020:  LAW STUDENT OPPORTUNITY

For any of our law student members:

Legal Aid Services of Oregon (LASO) is hiring summer law clerks throughout the state. Applications are due 1/20/21. Find more information and apply here:

DOJ is hiring summer law clerks.  The application closes 1/23/21. Find more information and apply here:–DOJ–Justice-Building/DOJ-Law-Clerk-Program-2021_REQ-54569


Posted 12/9/2020: 

DOJ is hiring an Assistant Attorney General position in the Eugene Child Advocacy Section (ChAS) of the Civil Enforcement Division.  The position closes 12/31/20. Learn more and apply here:–DOJ–Legal/Assistant-Attorney-General–Eugene-Child-Advocacy-Section-_REQ-54541


Posted 12/4/2020: 

Oregon State Bar Opening: The Bar is hiring a Program Coordinator, who will “assist with objective achievement for the Oregon Law Foundation, Legal Services Programs, and Access to Justice Department.” Read more about the position here: Program Coordinator 11-2020 and apply here:

Health and Human Services position opening: The application deadline to apply for the Assistant Attorney General position in Health and Human Services has been extended to Dec. 8, 2020. The Health and Human Services Section advises the Oregon Health Authority (OHA), including the Public Health Division and Oregon State Hospital, the Oregon Department of Human Services, including Aging and People with Disabilities Division, Office of Developmental Disabilities Services Division, Self Sufficiency and Vocational Rehabilitation Divisions. The section also represents the Department of Consumer and Business Services, Division of Financial Regulation (DFR), the Home Care Commission, the Psychiatric Security Review Board and the Department of Education Early Learning Division’s Office of Child Care. Learn more about the position and apply here: Health and Human Services Position

Portland Public Schools opening: PPS is hiring an Assistant General Counsel, with expertise in labor and employment. Read more about the position here: Assistant General Counsel.  Apply at and use job number # 21722. The deadline to apply is Dec. 11, 2020.