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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 1-14 of 14
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/26
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Environmental Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is looking for an experienced environmental attorney or paralegal to supervise a team of employees at a local law firm engaged in conducting data entry for pending environmental litigation.  The ability to read and interpret hazardous waste manifests, tank wash work... View Details
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/19
    Position: Non - Traditional
    Practice Area: Insurance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Downtown Cleveland company seeks a knowledgeable and capable claims adjuster to work in its fast-paced Claims Department.   This position will consult with the Claims Manager, Director of Risk Management and /or Deputy General Manager and Legal Affairs for settlement.  This... View Details
  • Location: Fairport Harbor, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/14
    Position: Accounting / Finance
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Law firm with offices in Painesville and Cleveland is seeking a Bookkeeper for its Painesvill office.  This position will initially be part-time and eventually grow into full-time.  Candidates must have a minimum of 3 years bookkeeping experience and excellent computer skills.... View Details
  • Location: Chagrin Falls, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/14
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Estate Planning
    Employment Type: Contract
    Small elder law & estate planning law firm located in Chagrin Falls is seeking an energetic legal assistant. This position will initially be part-time and may eventually grow into full-time with the right candidate.  Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience and... View Details
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/14
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Downtown Cleveland law firm seeking a full-time Real Estate Paralegal.
    Qualifications
    • 7-10 years’ experience in a law firm or corporate legal setting with real estate and lending transactions Exceptional client service skills
    • Outstanding organization and... View Details
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/14
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Large downtown Cleveland law firm has an excellent opportunity for a Competitive & Market Intelligence Analyst in its Firm-wide Marketing department.  The position is integral to the Firm’s efforts to acquire and retain clients and understand and compete effectively in its... View Details
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/14
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Securities
    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 package.
     
    Responsibilities
    • Work with lawyers to prepare all documents required to form corporations (both business and... View Details
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/14
    Position: Records
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is looking for Information Governance Consultants to consult with large organizations to design, implement, monitor and govern enterprise-wide change management, RIM & risk programs.
     
    Responsibilities:
     
    •Performs and documents business... View Details
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/14
    Position: JD
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is seeking recent law school graduates for project work in the Cleveland-Akron area.  If you have a JD and have recently sat for the Ohio bar exam, this could be the distraction you need while you wait for your results.
    Would you like to learn more about the... View Details
  • Location: Columbus, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/14
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Regional law firm is seeking a Nurse Paralegal  to assist attorneys in defense litigation at its Columbus Office.  Candidates must have an RN and a minimum or 3 years experience.  Competitive salary.  Please submit resumes below.  Or, visit our website at... View Details
  • Location: Valley City, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/11
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Medina County company is looking for an Office Manager/Legal Assistant to support a small team providing professional services to shareholders by maintaining office systems and functionality.  Also provide assistance in the delivery of legal services to... View Details
  • Location: Valley City, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/11
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Medina County company is looking for Paralegal/Trust Officer to assist and provide a range of legal support and administration to a small team providing professional services related to individual shareholders, trusts and private foundations.
    Responsibilities
    • Perform legal... View Details
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/05
    Position: Reception
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Downtown law firm seeking temp receptionist for 4 month assignment.  Prior professional services experience is required.... View Details
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 08/04
    Position: Human Resources
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Human Resources Manager Job is is available in Cleveland, Ohio.  The Human Resources Manager will administer all Human Resources policies and procedures. They will oversee recruiting, payroll, professional development and job performance evaluations. The Human Resources Manager... View Details