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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 1-11 of 11
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 09/29
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Securities
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A regional law firm is seeking a corporate/securities paralegal with a minimum of 4 years' experience to join its business department in downtown Cleveland.  Competitive salary and benefits package.
     
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  • Location: Rocky River, Ohio
    Date Posted: 09/23
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Banking and Commercial Finance
    Employment Type: Contract
    West-side banking boutique law firm is seeking a temp-to-hire or direct hire Regulatory Attorney to assist in providing practical legal advice and support with regard to regulatory guidelines to firm clients.  Candidates must have the following:
     
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 09/21
    Position: IP
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    East-side company is seeking a Patent Agent or Patent Attorney with a mechanical and/or electrical engineering background and 5+ years prosecuting patents in the US to join its Legal Department.  Qualified candidates will have experience that includes: drafting of patent applications...View Details.
  • Location: Toledo, Ohio
    Date Posted: 09/09
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Potential
    Toledo company is seeking a Temporary, possibly Temp-to-Hir, Intellectual Property paralegal to assist the legal department with patent and trademark matters.
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 09/08
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    In-house legal department is seeking a temporary paralegal to take the lead role in facilitating continued development and maintaining an accurate and up to date electronic database contract management system housing all contracts and legal documents.  ...View Details.
  • Location: Columbus, Ohio
    Date Posted: 09/02
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    In-house legal department in downtown Columbus is in need of a temporary, possibly temp-to-hire, legal administrative assistant to support attorneys and paralegals.  Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Paid parking.
     
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  • Location: Columbus, Ohio
    Date Posted: 09/02
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Banking and Commercial Finance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Well-established downtown Columbus law firm is seeking a Public Finance Specialist Paralegal to work within their public finance group.  Competitive salary and benefits package.
     
    If you are a highly motivated, independent and detail-oriented individual with excellent...
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  • Location: Solon, Ohio
    Date Posted: 09/02
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    East-side company is seeking an Intellectual Property paralegal collaborate and work with internal staff and partner firms to manage the IP/Trademark enforcement activities, search & clearance work, and trademark import/export clearance projects....View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 09/02
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Temp Corporate/Securities Paralegal position is available in Cleveland, Ohio.   Our client is a publicly-traded company.
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  • Location: Akron, Ohio
    Date Posted: 09/02
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Prominent Akron law firm is seeking a legal secretary with a minimum of 3 years’ IP experience to assist attorneys with Intellectual Property matters.  The firm offers a competitive salary paired with excellent benefits that include medical and dental insurance, paid parking,...View Details.
  • Location: Akron, Ohio
    Date Posted: 09/02
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Prominent Akron law firm is seeking a legal secretary with a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience assisting attorneys in the following practice areas:  commercial transactions; mergers & acquisitions; corporate taxation; private equity and venture capital; business and...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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