The Bronx Defenders


Still She Rises, Tulsa: A Project of the Bronx Defenders, brings our two decades of holistic service provision in the South Bronx to the women of North Tulsa as the first public defender office in the country dedicated exclusively to representing mothers in the criminal, civil and family court systems.


Still She Rises uses its collaborative multi-disciplinary holistic defense model to respond to the unique challenges and needs of mothers navigating the system. Our staff consists of criminal, civil and family defense attorneys, as well as social workers, legal advocates, parent advocates, investigators and community liaisons, all of whom work together to provide holistic legal and social service advocacy to our clients. We engage with clients, community residents, and policymakers as we seek ways to better serve the Tulsa community and enhance access to justice for all.


All applicants must be dedicated to serving the North Tulsa community, and to collaboratively contributing to the holistic defense of our clients.


Still She Rises will begin accepting applications for Summer 2018 legal internships in Mid-August. Still She Rises summer legal internships are unpaid positions.


Compensation for all staff positions is commensurate with experience and accompanied by excellent benefits.



To apply for positions with Still She Rises, please view our Job Listings below, select the position(s) of interest, and follow the instructions to apply. Please be sure to upload a resume and cover letter together in one document when prompted. Applications without cover letters will NOT be processed. If you encounter difficulty, please click the Applications FAQ link at the bottom of the page.


For additional questions regarding employment opportunities at Still She Rises, please contact us at No phone calls, please.


Still She Rises is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, committed to inclusive hiring, and dedicated to diversity in our work and staff. We strongly encourage candidates of all identities, orientations, experiences and communities to apply.

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