Find the legal job that’s right for you.

A scenic portrait of Boston, MA - home of Boston Baked Beans, the Red Sox, and some of the best legal job opportunities in the country.
Special Counsel Special Counsel
155 Seaport Boulevard, Suite 2C Boston, MA 02210
Phone: 617.338.7700

Special Counsel Boston

Special Counsel’s Boston office is the leading provider of legal search, staffing and document review services to law firms and corporations in the Boston, Massachusetts, Providence, Rhode Island and surrounding areas. Our ability to provide our clients with just the right attorneys, paralegals and legal support personnel is unmatched by any of our competitors.

The staff in Boston consists of tenured legal professionals with extensive experience in the legal staffing industry. They have a strong reputation for delivering workforce solutions for firms and legal departments of all sizes, and their unmatched expertise ensures accuracy and top-notch service. In addition, they have a wealth of experience staffing document review projects of all sizes and have secured teams of up to 60 reviewers on very short notice.

Our Boston office offers:

  • Contract, contract-to-hire and direct-hire services
  • Local-market expertise, coupled with Special Counsel’s national resources
  • Knowledgeable, professional, and efficient services for managed review, document review, contracts, corporate law and more
  • Staffing and management of on-site and off-site document review teams, discovery and eDiscovery projects
  • On-demand access to configurable TurnKey Legal Center document review project space, computers and equipment for your next eDiscovery project
  • Our exclusive SightManager® document review management software featuring cutting-edge monitoring and reporting tools that allow you to manage multiple projects securely and efficiently without leaving your office

We have strong alliances with legal professional organizations, such as:

  • International Legal Technology Association (ILTA)
  • Association of Legal Administrators (ALA)
  • International Paralegal Management Association (IPMA)
  • Massachusetts Paralegal Association (MPA)

Recent Legal Job Postings in Boston

Jobs 1-15 of 19
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/09
    Position: Other
    Practice Area: Administrative Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently seeking an experienced Patent Client Portfolio Specialist for a downtown Boston law firm. They would be working closely with patent attorneys, agents and technical advisors the Patent Client Portfolio Specialist is responsible for providing high-level...View Details.
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/09
    Position: Other
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently seeking an experienced International Patent Specialist for a law firm in downtown Boston. This position will provide full support to the patent practitioners in filing and maintaining international and foreign national applications and patents....View Details.
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/09
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently looking for a corporate paralegal for a Boston based firm. The role would be under supervision of attorneys and according to established policies and procedures, performs a variety of Corporate paralegal duties for the firm as assigned. Maintains positive...View Details.
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/08
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to work with one of the Top-Rated firms in Boston, MA? Are you creative, a fast thinker, hardworking and looking for your next leadership position? If so, we have an Administrative Support Manager position available right now courtesy of Special Counsel in Boston, MA!...View Details.
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/08
    Position: Litigation
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is looking for a paralegal for an established and highly regarded medium sized Boston law firm in litigation practice. The Paralegal...View Details.
  • Location: Burlington, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/06
    Position: Other
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Interim Contract Manager
     
    A publicly traded, international software company in Burlington is seeking an Interim Contract Manager.  This position will work directly with the Company’s Senior Legal Counsel as well with Finance team worldwide and will assist in...
    View Details.
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/05
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    We are seeking a Patent Secretary with previous Domestic and Foreign experience required. Excellent compensation and benefits are offered....View Details.
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/02
    Position: Administrative Assistant
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A top national law firm in Boston has an immediate need for a Corporate Legal Assistant.  The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of recent...View Details.
  • Location: Franklin, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/02
    Position: Contracts Administrator
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Temporary
    An innovative IT company south west of Boston has an immediate need for a temporary Contracts Attorney.  The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of complex commercial agreements and 3+ years of in-house...View Details.
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/02
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you an experienced IP Paralegal looking to advance your career?  An excellent Boston law firm is seeking qualified candidates to join their robust IP department. If you have the following experience, this position may be a good fit for you:...View Details.
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/02
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A great regional firm in Boston has an immediate need for a Litigation Legal Secretary.  The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of recent litigation experience – corporate, real estate and business law experience a plus.  The firm boasts a collegial atmosphere and...View Details.
  • Location: Framingham, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/02
    Position: Contracts Administrator
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    We have in an exciting permanent opportunity for a Contracts Administrator to join an innovative medical company outside of Boston. This opportunity would allow you to work in a leading industry and enhance your experience in the contracts field.
     
    Responsibilities:...
    View Details.
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/02
    Position:
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    We are seeking an Office Assistant for our international law firm client in Boston.
     
    Duties include:
    •  
    • Mail Room
    • Reception
    • Supplies
     
    If you are interested in submitting a resume, please send your resume to...
    View Details.
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/02
    Position:
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is seeking an experienced Commercial Real Estate Paralegal.
     
    The Commercial Real Estate Paralegal job responsibilities include:
     
    - Assisting busy real estate attorneys with matters related to lease negotiation, contract review and title curative...
    View Details.
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    Date Posted: 11/02
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Docketing Specialist Position Available in Downtown Boston!
     
    Are you an efficient individual with the knack for producing high quality work? Do you have experience multitasking within a busy environment? If so, we would love to speak with you more about this fantastic...
    View Details.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
EEO - EEO Poster Suppl - Affimative Action Policy