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Practice Area Professionals

Find Strength in Their Proven Experience

Law firms and corporate legal departments count on Special Counsel to resolve their most critical needs — from creating and assembling corporate transactional documents to preparing for high-stakes litigation.

Since 1987, Special Counsel has placed Practice Area Professionals on temporary assignments with clients nationwide. Our candidates have unmatched experience across a broad spectrum of practice areas and specialties. They have gained experience as paralegals and attorneys in many types of law firms and corporate legal departments, or have law school degrees that have prepared them for alternate careers aligned with the practice of law.

Our Practice Area Professionals work on an as-needed basis affording our clients’ unparalleled flexibility and substantial cost savings, whether they are small law firms or Fortune 500 companies.

Our Core Strengths: Experienced Recruiters, Specialized Talent

Our skilled recruiting team consists of former practicing attorneys and paralegals whose experience gives them a deep understanding of our clients’ legal needs. Our clients turn to us for attorneys and paralegals with backgrounds that include:

  • Civil/Commercial Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Corporate M&A
  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Corporate Governance
  • Foreign Language Translation
  • Medical Records Review
  • Contracts Administration
  • IP Licensing
  • Patent and Trademark Prosecution
  • Compliance Regulation
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Labor and Employment

Our Practice Area Professionals are thoroughly screened before they’re introduced to our clients. Through in-person interviews, three supervisory references, and education and licensure verification, we ensure that our specialized talent meets exceptional standards.

For more information on our Practice Area Professionals, please contact your local Special Counsel office today.