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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 19
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/18
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a commercial and/or public finance associate attorney who wants more business development opportunities? If so, this position may be a great fit for you.
     
    Parker + Lynch Legal, Special Counsel’s Attorney Search Division, is working with a respected full-service...
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/16
    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: 08/16
    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...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/16
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
     
    Special Counsel is now recruiting a real estate paralegal for a real estate development company.  The real estate paralegal will assist...
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is now recruiting for a Temporary In-House Corporate Attorney with significant corporate experience to support the internal legal team of a public-traded company located in Cleveland, Ohio.  This is a long-term, 40 hour per week...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/08
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is recruiting a temp-to-hire legal secretary for a well-established downtown Akron law firm.  The legal secretary will assist attorneys with the following matters:  Product Liability, Transportation, Litigation, Employment,...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/04
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Municipal Finance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a mid-level commercial or public finance associate? Are you looking to make a move to a firm with a national reputation for its client service? If so, the following position may be a good fit for you.
     
    Parker + Lynch Legal, Special Counsel's Attorney Search...
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/03
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Trust & Estates
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting for an estate planning and probate legal secretary to assist attorneys at a national law firm.  The office is located in Downtown Cleveland.  
     
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/03
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Labor & Employment
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting for a temp-to-hire legal assistant to support the Administrative & Labor Law Section of an in-house legal department.  The office is located in Downtown Cleveland.  
     
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/03
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Immigration
    Employment Type: Contract
    Downtown Cleveland law firm is looking for an Immigration Paralegal to assist attorneys with the preparation of various employment and family based immigration matters including, but not limited to:
    • Professionals seeking temporary visas including H-1B petitions, TN visas,...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/03
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is now recruiting an IP Paralegal for a downtown law firm.  Candidates must have a minimum of 3 years’ Intellectual Property experience.  The firm offers healthcare/dental/vision benefits; 401K (after 1 year of employment), 22 days of PTO plus 12...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/03
    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...View Details.
  • Location: Solon, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/01
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is now recruiting for a Legal Assistant with a Paralegal Certification to assist attorneys with insurance defense matters.  Chief responsibilities would be administrative/secretarial with a focus on file management.  The firm is conveniently located in an...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 07/26
    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: 07/26
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch, Legal, Special Counsel's Attorney Search Division, has partnered with a strong, regional, Cleveland-based firm. The firm is looking...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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