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6200 Oak Tree Blvd., Suite 100 Cleveland, OH 44131
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: 11/15
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Workers Comp
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a Workers' Compensation Claims Adjuster for a self-insured employer in Cleveland, Ohio.  If you have a...View Details.
  • Location: Akron, Ohio
    Date Posted: 11/14
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a legal assistant for a Temp-to-Hire position at a downtown Akron law firm.  A minimum of 5 years experience assisting attorneys in multiple practice areas is required.
     
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  • Location: Fairport Harbor, Ohio
    Date Posted: 11/13
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting an experienced Compliance Manager/Paralegal for a long-term temporary assignment at an east-side company.  Possibility of temp-to-hire. Work may be done remotely 2-3 days per week.  
     
    Responsibilities
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 11/09
    Position: Accounting / Finance
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a temporary accounts payable clerk for a large downtown Cleveland law firm.  This is a long-term assignment with the possibility of direct hire.  
     
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 11/09
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting an Intellectual Property Legal Secretary for a downtown Cleveland law firm.  Competitive salary and benefits package.
     
    RESPONSIBILITIES:
    • Provide confidential administrative support to IP attorneys and work...View Details.
  • Location: Omaha, Nebraska
    Date Posted: 11/09
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Litigation Paralegal
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a Litigation Paralegal for the Omaha office of a regional law firm.  If you have at least 3 years’ experience supporting attorneys involved in insurance defense litigation, then this may be the right opportunity...
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  • Location: Omaha, Nebraska
    Date Posted: 11/09
    Position:
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Corporate Paralegal
     
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a Corporate Paralegal for an Omaha Corporation.  
     
    Responsibilities
    •Manages due diligence, drafts and reviews documents and provides support to working group.
    •Manages life cycle of...
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 11/09
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Securities
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is now recruiting a Securities Paralegal for a 3 month assignment at a global manufacturing company....View Details.
  • Location: Akron, Ohio
    Date Posted: 11/09
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a temporary Corporate Paralegal for a long-term assignment (possibility of going temp-to-hire) at an Akron company.  
     
    Responsibilities
    • Manages due diligence, drafts and reviews documents and provides support to...View Details.
  • Location: Columbus, Ohio
    Date Posted: 11/09
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Insurance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a Litigation Paralegal for the Columbus office of a regional law firm.  If you have at least 3 years’ experience supporting attorneys involved in insurance defense litigation, then this may be the right opportunity for you to join a...View Details.
  • Location: Akron, Ohio
    Date Posted: 11/09
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Tort Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a Personal Injury Paralegal for a firm located in Fairlawn, Ohio.  This firm is seeking a full-time...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 11/09
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting an IP Paralegal for an east-side law firm.  Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years IP experience.  Very competitive compensation and benefits.
     
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  • Location: Mentor, Ohio
    Date Posted: 11/02
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a temporary paralegal for a Mentor corporation.  The Paralegal will work within the legal department.  Responsibilities will include:  filing, sorting, cataloging, data entry, etc.  This is a 2-6 week assignment.  A...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 11/02
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Immigration
    Employment Type: Contract
     
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting for a Temporary Corporate Immigration Attorney in Cleveland, Ohio.  This is a long-term assignment.  Full or part-time hours are available.
     
    Responsibilities
     
    • Prepare filings, including H- 1B, L1,...
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 10/30
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: ERISA Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A top AmLaw firm client of Parker + Lynch, Legal is looking for an experienced ERISA Attorney to join their Employee Benefits Practice Group in Cleveland, Ohio. Planning for succession, the group is looking to add an Attorney as either an Of Counsel or Partner to its established group....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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