Northwest Section

The Northwest Section is co-located with the West Coast Region of the NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service in Seattle, Washington. The office provides legal advice and assistance on issues related to the administration of NOAA programs in the Pacific Northwest, including Washington, Oregon, and Idaho.

The office has ten attorneys, one paralegal, and one support staff. The Section Chief is Christopher McNulty. The Deputy Section Chief is Sally Brick.

Information about externships can be found on the Northwest Section’s Externship page.


Contact Information

Northwest Section
NOAA, Office of General Counsel
7600 Sand Point Way, N.E.
Seattle, WA 98115
Telephone: 206/526-6075
Fax: 206/526-6542