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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 16
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/23
    Position: Reception
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Downtown law firm is seeking a part-time receptionist/billing coordinator.  Are you looking for a job that allows you to be home when your kids get home from school?  Then, this is the job for you.  
     
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/23
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A national, full-service commercial and multi-family banking company with a multi-dimensional, diverse origination platform is seeking a Paralegal with a real estate background. The candidate will be responsible for assisting General Counsel with a number of real estate, business, and...View Details.
  • Location: Columbus, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/23
    Position: Records
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Downtown Columbus law firm has an immediate need for a Temporary Records Clerk for a two-month assignment, beginning mid June.
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/23
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Litigation Legal Secretary Job is available immediately in downtown Cleveland, Ohio.  If you have at least 2 years’ experience assisting attorneys, then you may be the candidate for this rare opportunity to join a firm that has low turnover.  If you seek a firm that...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/23
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Cleveland-based, mid-sized law firm seeks a Corporate Paralegal with a minimum of 3 years’ experience.  Competitive salary and benefits...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/23
    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...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/15
    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: 06/14
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Workers Comp
    Employment Type: Contract
    A Temporary Workers’ Compensation Claims Adjuster job is available in Cleveland, Ohio.  If you have a Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 3 years workers’ compensation defense experience, then this may be the job for you.  There is a possibility of temporary...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/09
    Position: Litigation Support
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Downtown law firm has a growing litigation support team and is looking for an experienced member to add to their department! This position will allow you to work with an experienced team of professionals to help improve litigation support practices for a large and growing firm....View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/09
    Position: Technical Support
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Become the newest member of one of Cleveland's top law firms to work for! Prestigious law firm with multiple offices has a prestigious opportunity for a sharp and polished Legal Application Support Specialist.
     
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/09
    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...View Details.
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky
    Date Posted: 06/06
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch, Special Counsel's Attorney Search Division, is currently working on an exciting opportunity with one of my clients, a well-respected regional firm with a strong litigation practice in its Lexington office. The firm has a need for a talented and seasoned litigator with...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/05
    Position: IP
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Downtown law firm has an immediate opening for a trademark paralegal to support its trademark prosecution practice.
     
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    • Preparation and filing of trademark applications with the USPTO and WIPO, formality documents such Assignments, Office Action...View Details.
  • Location: Chardon, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/01
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A legal secretary job is available at a company located in Chesterland.  This is a Full-time position with competitive compensation, medical and dental benefit package, 401(k), Retirement Savings Plan, Wellness Incentive Program and Safety Bonus Program....View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/01
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Downtown law firm is seeking a full-time litigation legal secretary to support its insurance defense practice group.  Major duties include providing comprehensive and efficient administrative and secretarial support, calendaring, composition of correspondence, pleadings and briefs,...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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