Employment Opportunities


Job Description:        Staff Attorney, Protective Order Advocacy and Representation Project-Carroll County

The Women’s Law Center of Maryland, Inc. (WLC) is a feminist, non-profit membership organization committed to assuring equal rights for women. Based in the Circuit Court for Carroll County, the Protective Order Advocacy and Representation (POARP) represents victims of domestic violence in proceedings to obtain Protective Orders, enforce Protective Orders through contempt, and modify existing Protective Orders.

To apply, send cover letter and resume via mail, e-mail, or fax to:

Laure Ruth, Legal Director
Women’s Law Center of Maryland, Inc.
305 West Chesapeake Avenue, Suite 201
Towson, Maryland 21204
FAX 410-321-0462
e-mail: lruth@wlcmd.org

Applications accepted until May 24, 2019 or until position is filled.

For more information:  POARP Attorney


The Women’s Law Center offers internships for law school students throughout the year. Interns work in our domestic violence projects, such as POARP and MEDOVI, and in our administrative office depending on the needs of the organization. Interns are expected to commit to 15 hours per week. Please call to check the availability of internship opportunities. Unfortunately, due to limited resources, funding is not available for these internships. However, the hours can be flexible and part-time applicants are encouraged to apply.

If you would like to apply for an internship, please download an internship application and submit it with a cover letter.

The Women’s Law Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply for any vacancy regardless of gender, race, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or gender identity.