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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: 02/01
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Growing downtown Cleveland boutique litigation Law Firm has an immediate opening for a Full time Receptionist. Experience working in the legal field is strongly preferred.  The Firm offers health benefits and paid time off. This job offer will be contingent upon successful...View Details.
  • Location: Dublin, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/28
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    A legal department in Dublin, Ohio is seeking a Temporary Litigation paralegal for a full-time, six month assignment.  The paralegal works under the supervision of an attorney in the area of litigation including managing and resolving disputes, bringing affirmative actions, defending...View Details.
  • Location: Akron, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/27
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Akron law firm is seeking a Temp-to-Hire Paralegal to support its employment litigation practice group.  
     
    Responsibilities :
    • Drafting documents, including correspondence, answers to interrogatories, pleadings, motions, and probate court documents;...
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  • Location: Akron, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/27
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Prominent Akron law firm is seeking a legal secretary with 1-3 years’ experience to assist all practice areas as a floater.   This is an entry-level position.  The firm offers a competitive salary paired with excellent benefits that include medical and dental...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/21
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Real estate development company is seeking an experienced Real Estate Paralegal to work with the Corporate Legal Department in the following areas:  preparation of documents in connection with commercial and residential development, retail and office leasing, acquisitions,...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/15
    Position: IP
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A downtown Cleveland law firm is seeking an IP Docket Clerk with at least 2 years of prior experience working in an IP Docket Department or as an IP Legal Secretary, IP Legal Assistant or IP Paralegal
     
    Essential duties and responsibilities are:
    ¿ Maintaining the...
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    High wealth individual is seeking a personal assistant.  This position is not a 9-5 job.  It requires overtime and occasional trips to...View Details.
  • Location: Dublin, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/11
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Labor & Employment
    Employment Type: Contract
    Excellent part-time opportunity to WORK-FROM-HOME.  Michigan company is seeking a Legal Assistant to perform complex paralegal and legal secretarial duties to support a Dublin, Ohio Labor and Employment Attorney. Temp-to-hire, 20 hours per week.  Candidates must be...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/08
    Position: Accounting / Finance
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Downtown law firm has an immediate opening for a Temp-to-Hire Accounts Payable Coordinator.  The AP Coordinator is responsible for performing all daily, monthly, and quarterly accounting functions for assigned areas.  The coordinator will primarily process check requests and...View Details.