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1375 East 9th Street, Suite 2440 Cleveland, OH 44114
Phone: 216.622.2100 Fax: 216.622.2110

Special Counsel Cleveland

Since 1993, Special Counsel has become the leading provider of both permanent search and temporary staffing services for law firms and corporate legal departments in Cleveland. Our core strengths are an unwavering commitment to client service and an unmatched candidate retention rate, which help us stand out above our competitors. Together, our staff has over three decades of experience in providing the greater Cleveland legal community with comprehensive legal staffing services, including temporary attorney and paralegal placement, document review staffing, and search and placement of highly specialized subject matter experts.

  • Contract, contract-to-hire and direct-hire services
  • Local-market expertise, coupled with Special Counsel’s national resources
  • Knowledgeable, professional, and efficient services
  • 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:

  • Greater Cleveland General Counsel Association
  • Cleveland Association of Legal Administrators (ALA)
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association (CMBA)
  • Northeast Ohio Association of Corporate Counsel (NEOACCA)

Recent Legal Job Postings in Cleveland

Jobs 1-15 of 21
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/22
    Position:
    Practice Area: Estate Planning
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal, Special Counsel’s Attorney Search Division is working with an industry leading greater Cleveland manufacturing company.  Our client is seeking a Trusts & Estates Attorney to join its in-house legal team.  This role will focus on overseeing complex...View Details.
  • Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/22
    Position:
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal, Special Counsel's attorney search division, is working on a priority search for one of our top clients. The client, a prominent real estate developer, is seeking an experienced real estate attorney to join its in-house legal team in Cincinnati, Ohio. The...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/20
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Health Care
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
     
    Parker...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/15
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    AWorkers' Compensation/Personal Injury Paralegal job is available in Cleveland, Ohio.  If you have at least 3 years’ experience supporting attorneys involved in personal injury litigation, then this may be the right opportunity for you to join a progressive law firm....View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/15
    Position: Office Services
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Downtown law firm has an immediate need for a Temporary Records Clerk.  Work hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.  There is a possibility of temp-to-hire conversion.
     
    Responsibilities
    • Data entry
    • Label creation
    • Records...
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/13
    Position: Litigation
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Downtown law firm seeks a nurse paralegal with a minimum of 3 years law firm experience.  The ideal candidate should be technically proficient and have experience both as a nurse and as a paralegal.  Salary is commensurate with...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/13
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A global company is seeking a Corporate Paralegal to join its legal department at its East-side corporate offices.  The corporate paralegal will report directly to the General Counsel.
     
    Job duties & responsibilities include:
     
    • Provide paralegal...
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/10
    Position: IP
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    Downtown law firm is seeking a temporary IP Docket Clerk for a 5-month assignment, with the possibility of hire.  Benefits available.
     
    Responsibilities:
    • Process and docket US & foreign paper mail, email correspondence from foreign associates, and USPTO email...
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/10
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you an experienced Trusts and Estates Paralegal interested in working with a premier Cleveland law firm that serves national and international clients that include public and private, middle market and emerging companies as well as private equity funds, entrepreneurs, not-for-profit...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/09
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Manufacturing company client is seeking a temporary commercial contracts attorney for a long-term temporary assignment.  Responsibilities include:
     
    1. Provides contract review, analysis, drafting and negotiations of contracts on behalf of company including but not limited...
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/09
    Position: Accounting / Finance
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Regional law firm is seeking a Billing Coordinator to add to its Accounting team in its downtown Cleveland office. The position is responsible for ensuring that all aspects of billing are completed timely and accurately. The Billing Coordinator will work closely with internal and external...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/09
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a well-organized, self-motivated individual with excellent communication skills?  Then, Special Counsel has an excellent opportunity for you.  A Regional law firm is seeking an experienced (5 years minimum) full-time Corporate Transactional Paralegal for its Cleveland...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/09
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Estate Planning
    Employment Type: Contract
    A temp-to-hire Legal Assistant Job is available immediately in downtown Cleveland, Ohio.  If you have at least 5 years’ experience assisting attorneys with estate planning and probate matters then you may be the candidate for this rare opportunity to join a firm that has low...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/09
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Legal Secretary position is available in Cleveland, Ohio.  This position will support the Corporate & Real Estate Group.  If you have at least 5 years’ experience assisting attorneys with real estate and corporate matters and are seeking a firm that provides a...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland , Ohio
    Date Posted: 02/09
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Technology
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch, Legal’s client, a network of Health Care Facilities in rapid growth mode, is seeking an IT Counsel to support their Department of...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.
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