Job Seeking Assistance

The Lawyers Assistance Program is committed to helping lawyers find satisfying jobs, despite the intimidating economic backdrop. Don’t hesitate to contact us —we’re here to help. Our groups for job seekers will help you create effective strategies for job hunting, networking, and interviewing.


Find a Job

Weekly Job Group

Our Weekly Job Group is an intensive 7-week program with a small group of attorneys. This group provides strategy and support to invigorate your job search. Advance sign-up is required.

Work+Wellness Webcast Series

Every other month we offer webcasts on career management through our Work+Wellness Webcast Series. Topics include networking strategies, interview approaches and self-assessment tools, and transitioning into or out of a law practice. To learn more about Work+Wellness Webcasts and to view an upcoming schedule, please click here.

Individual and Phone Consultation

From applying to work at a firm, to going solo, to considering non-legal careers — we can help you on a range of topics. Contact lap@wsba.org for more information.

Getting There: Your Guide to Career Success

Getting There: Your Guide to Career Success  is a 130-page comprehensive job search resource is available to participants in job groups or can be mailed to you.

Job Search Resources 

These pages cover all important domains of the job search including interviewing, networking, cover letter/resume and self-assessment.

Informational Interviewing/Networking

Business Cards/Cover Letter/Résumé

Finding the Ideal Career

Using Social Media

The Emotional Challenge of Unemployment

Keeping At It

Job Search Guide

Getting There: Your Guide to Career Success

Search Legal Jobs

View listings for legal jobs or submit a résumé and let employers find you!

Contact Us

855-857-9722 | 206-727-8268

lap@wsba.org

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