Welcome to the Oregon Department of Justice. Let’s work together.
The Oregon Department of Justice (DOJ) has more than 1,300 dedicated employees. We are committed to finding, developing and retaining the finest professionals. We offer our employees a challenging, fun and rewarding work environment with great benefits, resulting in satisfying careers. If you are looking for a fast-paced and challenging career, the Oregon DOJ is the place for you.
Diversity and Inclusion at the Oregon DOJ
At the Oregon DOJ, we respect our people. We value the diverse perspectives, knowledge, and experiences of our coworkers and those seeking to join us. We strive to build an inclusive and performance-oriented workplace, and welcome all individuals.
Our commitment to diversity in Oregon’s government enhances our dedication to public service. Our differences lead to a better understanding of the work we do, the people we work with, and the impact of our work.
The Oregon DOJ employs more than 300 excellent attorneys. Our goal is to be the best public law office in the nation. Because of our size and the volume of our legal work, we are able to entrust each attorney with an appropriate level of responsibility, facilitating growth and development of their knowledge and skills.
The Honors Attorney Program is a two-year program that provides the opportunity to gain public law experience for exceptional recent law school graduates, including those who have served as judicial clerks.
The Oregon DOJ employs approximately 80 law students to provide legal support to Assistant Attorneys General. A law clerk’s usual duties will be to perform library research or to investigate factual matters and provide a written product.
The Oregon DOJ offers a variety of other employment opportunities, including administrative and legal support staff, and case managers. We also offer program-related positions such as improving the well-being of Oregon’s children through the Division of Child Support and protecting victims of violent crime in the Crime Victims’ Services Division.
For specific information about any of these open positions, working at the Oregon DOJ or our hiring process, please contact Recruitment@doj.state.or.us.