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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

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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/30
    Position: Records
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    International law firm is hiring a Docket Specialist to join its Cleveland Docket Department in supporting their attorneys with all of their court filing needs.  Docketing is a discipline that requires a solid fundamental knowledge of the rules and procedures promulgated by legal...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/30
    Position: Accounting / Finance
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    International law firm seeks a Legal Billing Specialist for its downtown cleveland office.  Competitive salary and benefits package.
     
    Responsibilities:
    • Provide billing and financial support to assigned attorneys of the Firm
    • Input and maintain...View Details.
  • Location: Fairlawn, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/29
    Position:
    Practice Area: ERISA Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal, Special Counsel's attorney search division, is working with a well-respected boutique firm in Northeast Ohio. Our client is...View Details.
  • Location: North Canton, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/29
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    In-house legal department of North Canton company seeks a temporary, part-time legal assistant with superior organizational skills to help the department (1 general counsel, 2 corporate counsel and 1 paralegal) get caught up on its large docket of collection cases. Familiarity with...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/28
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Suburban law firm is currently seeking a Full-Time Paralegal and/or Legal Secretary to assist attorney with Internet Defamation Practice.
     
    Job Responsibilities:
    • Answering phones calls, responding to e-mails, screening, and following-up with inquiries from...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/27
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A midsize law firm in downtown Cleveland, is hiring a legal secretary to support attorneys in its business law practice.  If you have experience working on corporate governance documents, business agreements, real estate transactions, and associated filings, then you may be able to...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/20
    Position: JD
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is seeking recent law school graduates for project work in the Cleveland-Akron area.  Admission to the Ohio bar is not required.
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/17
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Legal Assistant job is available immediately in Cleveland, Ohio.  A Small litigation law firm is seeking an outstanding Legal Assistant to support 2-3 attorneys.  Competitive salary and benefits package.
     
    Legal Assistant Responsibilities
    • Transcription,...
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/17
    Position: Conflicts Services
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A National law firm is seeking a Conflicts Analyst to join its Firmwide Intake Department in Cleveland, Ohio.  The firm offers a comprehensive and competitive program which includes:  Competitive Salaries; Performance Bonus Program; Generous Time-Off; Generous Retirement...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/17
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Corporate Paralegal Job is available in Cleveland, Ohio.  If you have a four-year bachelor’s degree or have completed a paralegal program approved by the American Bar Association and have a minimum of 3 years corporate and commercial law experience, then this is an excellent...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/17
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    A temporary legal secretary job is available immediately in downtown Cleveland, Ohio.  If you have at least 5 years’ experience, then you...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/10
    Position: Reception
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Regional Law Firm has an immediate opening for a Full time Receptionist in its Cleveland office.
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/10
    Position: Library
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Downtown law firm is seeking a part-time (25-30 hours per week) Library Specialist for a long-term temporary assignment.  
     
    Responsibilities:
    • Processes local office mail
    • Enter invoices for local office, and other offices when...
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  • Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/01
    Position:
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Corporate Counsel – Commercial Contracts
     
    Parker + Lynch Legal - Special Counsel's Attorney Search Division - is conducting a search on behalf of one of our top clients. The client, a growing multinational company, is expanding the legal team in its Ohio...
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  • Location: Garfield Heights, Ohio
    Date Posted: 06/01
    Position: Executive Assistant
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    In-house Legal Department is looking for a strong Executive Assistant or Paralegal who can handle administrative tasks to support the General Counsel.  This growing organization offers competitive wages and benefit packages; and, a convenient, suburban...View Details.
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