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

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

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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 07/19
    Position:
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Commercial Real Estate Associate
     
    Would you like to work with a firm that is both regionally recognized, and nationally ranked? Would you like to work with a market-leading practice with a collegial team of experienced and talented attorneys? Our client is...
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  • Location: Columbus, Ohio
    Date Posted: 07/17
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Estate Planning
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting an experienced Probate & Estate Planning Paralegal for a Regional Law Firm in their Columbus office....View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 07/11
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a temporary Estate Planning/Tax Attorney for a downtown law firm.  Candidates must have a minimum of 3 years experience.  This is an indefinite assignment with the possibility of Temp-to-Hire.  
     
    Responsibilities:...
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 07/10
    Position: Conflicts Services
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting Business Intake Analysts for a downtown Cleveland law firm.  The Business Intake Analyst is responsible...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 07/09
    Position: Other
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting  a full-time Copywriter for a regional law firm.  The copywriter will work in the firm's downtown Cleveland office. The copywriter’s primary responsibilities include updating and improving existing copy and developing new,...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 07/09
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a Patent and Trademark Administrative Assistant for a Westlake Intellectual Property law firm.  This is a full-time position.  Benefits include health insurance, 401(K) and more.
     
    Responsibilities
  • Location: Highland Heights, Ohio
    Date Posted: 07/09
    Position:
    Practice Area: Health Care
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting an experienced commercial contracts attorney for a temporary assignment at an east-side company.  This is...View Details.
  • Location: Orange Village, Ohio
    Date Posted: 07/09
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a temporary Administrative Legal Assistant for an east-side company.  This is a 3 month temporary assignment.
     
    Responsibilities
     
    • Preparing and managing expense reports, travel, calendar and...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 07/09
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Health Care
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting an experienced Healthcare Attorney for a part-time temporary assignment at a downtown law firm.  Candidates must have a minimum of 5 years nursing home regulatory experience.
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  • Location: Akron, Ohio
    Date Posted: 07/09
    Position: IP
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a temporary IP Docket Clerk for a 3-month assignment, for an Akron law...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 07/09
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is recruiting a Temporary Legal Secretary with medical malpractice experience for a downtown law firm.  This is a one month assignment.  
     
    Duties and Responsibilities
    • Scheduling the calendar of activities of attorneys, including making...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 07/09
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Trust & Estates
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting an experienced Trusts and Estates Paralegal for a downtown law firm.  Competitive salary and benefits package.
     
    Responsibilities:
    • Maintain and safeguard of all estate planning documents
    • Draft minor estate...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/25
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is recruiting an Executive Administrative Assistant for a downtown law firm.  This position provides executive administrative support to the Firm's management team on administrative and executive related tasks. Requires a professional that is exceedingly...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/25
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A law firm repeatedly honored as a top workplace in Ohio is seeking an attorney for its nationally ranked real estate practice group in its Cleveland office. This real estate group is consistently busy and has an immediate need and will provide an attorney ample opportunity for practice...View Details.
  • Location: Columbus, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/22
    Position: Data Entry
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a temporary document clerk for a 1 day a month assignment at a State agency.  The document clerk will open confidential records and print.
    Experience with MS Office Suite and Adobe Acrobat required.
     
    Would you like to learn more...
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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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