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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 17
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/12
    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?...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is now recruiting a Corporate / Real Estate Paralegal for a downtown law firm to assist a team of attorneys in closing real estate development and financing transactions.  
     
    Responsibilities
     
    • Maintaining closing checklists and generally...
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  • Location: Westlake, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/11
    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: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/10
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is recruiting an experienced Corporate Paralegal for the Cleveland office of a national law firm to work with transactional lawyers across the country.  The ideal candidate will want a dynamic, collegial environment where the paralegals are treated as pivotal...View Details.
  • Location: Orange Village, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/10
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Labor & Employment
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is recruiting a labor & employment legal assistant for an east-side company to perform a variety of administrative duties in support of Labor and Employment Attorneys.  Competitive salary and benefits package.
     
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  • Location: Orange Village, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/10
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is recruiting a Contracts Paralegal with a minimum of five years legal assistant or paralegal experience for an east-side company.  The Contracts Paralegal will support in-house attorneys with commercial contracts...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/10
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is now recruiting a full-time litigation legal secretary for an east-side law firm.  Major duties include providing comprehensive...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/10
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is recruiting an experienced litigation attorney with fair housing compliance experience for a long-term temp assignment at a downtown company.  
     
    Responsibilities:
    Fair Housing Compliance:   Defend the Company in HUD and state/local...
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  • Location: Canton, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/10
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Government Contracts
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is now recruiting a contract attorney with 5+ years experience for a long-term temporary assignment at a Canton company.  The contract attorney will provide accurate, timely, business-oriented legal advice to all levels of company management in connection with...View Details.
  • Location: Brooklyn Heights, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/10
    Position: JD
    Practice Area: Insurance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you seeking a non-traditional legal career with great earning potential?  If so, Special Counsel is now recruiting an outside sales representative for North America’s leading Public Adjuster and Loss Consultant Company.  The company is in the niche business of...View Details.
  • Location: Chardon, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/10
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Securities
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting an experienced securities paralegal for an east-side company.  This is full-time position with competitive compensation, medical and dental benefit package, 401(k), Retirement Savings Plan, Wellness Incentive Program and Safety Bonus...View Details.
  • Location: Orange Village, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/04
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Tort Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a paralegal/administrative assistant for a small, growing east-side law firm.  If you are the type of person that thrives in a fast-paced environment, then this is the position for you.  Excellent benefits...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/04
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is conducting a search for a legal secretary.  This is a temporary, (possibly temp-to-hire) one month position at the downtown Cleveland office of a regional law firm.  
     
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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 01/03
    Position: Human Resources
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is recruiting for a part-time Human Resources Generalist for a downtown Cleveland law firm.  Preferred hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  This position reports directly to the executive director and has no direct...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 12/20
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is recruiting for an Intellectual Property Legal Assistant for a downtown Cleveland law firm.  Competitive salary and benefits package.
     
    Responsibilities
    • Perform complex legal secretarial activities
    • Assist in the preparation 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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