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Detroit MI, as seen from Lake Michigian, where, on the outskirts, our Special Counsel Law Job Recruiters can be found.
Special Counsel Special Counsel
50 West Big Beaver Road, Suite 475 Troy, MI 48084
Phone: 248.524.9131

Special Counsel Detroit

The Detroit office of Special Counsel is the leading provider of legal staffing and recruiting services in Michigan. Our office handles and assists with staffing in the entire state, and has made placements in Lansing, Grand Rapids, and Ann Arbor, among other local markets. We are neighbors to most of the area’s large law firms and corporations, and are recognized throughout Detroit as the premier provider of both temporary staffing services and direct-hire recruiting assistance for attorneys, paralegals and legal support staff.

Our team is comprised of staff members with long tenure in legal staffing. They have a deep understanding of the local legal market, and enjoy an extremely high client retention rate. Additionally, our team consists of members of the boards of the Oakland University Paralegal Program and the Macomb Community College Paralegal program, both approved by the American Bar Association (ABA).

Conveniently located in the northern Detroit suburbs, we offer:

  • 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:

  • Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC)
  • Association of Legal Administrators (ALA)
  • Association of Litigation Support Professionals (ALSP)
  • Association for Legal Professionals (NALS)
  • Oakland County Bar Association (OCBA)
  • Great Lakes Paralegal Association (GLPA)

Recent Legal Job Postings in Detroit

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  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Entry Level Claims Representative with Legal Background
     
    Contact Information-
    Email: Detroit@SpecialCounsel.com
    Telephone: 248-524-9131
     
     
    Special Counsel has partnered with a client in need of entry level claims representatives. Qualified...
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  • Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    One of the top law firms in Western Michigan is looking for an attorney with a very specific skill set to join their Corporate Group. This firm offers great compensation and an AmLaw practice. Top candidates will possess:
     
  • Location: Detroit, Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Banking and Commercial Finance
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting for an experienced Escrow Processor/ Closer for a client in Detroit, MI.  The successful applicant can...View Details.
  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Technology
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    Contact Information
    Email: Detroit@sSpecialCounsel.com
    Phone: (248)...
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  • Location: Oakland County , Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Senior Level Product Liability Litigation Attorneys
     
    Job Overview:
    Company:  Special Counsel Employee Type:  Full-Time
    Location:  Detroit, Michigan Job Type: Long Term Contract Opportunity
    Required Experience:  10+ years of...
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  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Senior Level Commercial Litigation Attorneys
     
    Job Overview:
    Company: Special Counsel

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  • Location: Oakland County , Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    Senior Commercial Real Estate Attorney for Complex Projects
     
    Job Overview:
    Company:  Special Counsel Employee Type:  Full-Time
    Location:  Detroit, Michigan Job Type: Long Term Contract Opportunity
    Required Experience:  7+ years of...
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  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is the largest national legal staffing and eDiscovery solution provider in the country and we are growing! We have an immediate need...View Details.
  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    We are seeking Trademark Attorneys for contract job openings in the Detroit area. Our clients need attorneys experienced in trademark practice. Top applicants will possess the following:
     
    • Must be actively barred in Michigan
    • 2+ years of trademark...View Details.
  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Immigration
    Employment Type: Contract
    With cap season finally behind us Special Counsel is recruiting Immigration Attorneys for open contract to hire jobs in the Detroit area. Our clients...View Details.
  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    We are seeking multiple IP Docketing Specialists for job openings in the Detroit area. Our clients need qualified professionals for a position assisting attorneys with managing their intellectual property docket. This is a great way to get a foot in the door at some of the region’s...View Details.
  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    We are recruiting Insurance Litigation Coverage Attorneys for contract job openings in the Detroit area. Our clients need attorneys experienced with primarily defense side first and third party no fault practice. Top applicants will possess the following:
     
  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Labor & Employment
    Employment Type: Contract
    We are recruiting Labor and Employment Attorneys for contract job openings in the Detroit area. Our clients need attorneys experienced with primarily defense side labor and employment practice. Top applicants will possess the following:
     
  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    We are recruiting for Patent Searcher job opening in the Detroit area. Our client needs strong professionals with a science background to support attorneys conducting patent prosecution and defense. If you've always been interested in law and want to see how your technical skills...View Details.
  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    We are recruiting Intellectual Property Attorney for job opportunities in the Detroit area. Our client needs attorneys with experience in patent...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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