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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: 04/17
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A firm in the Detroit area has asked Parker + Lynch Legal to recruit a patent prosecution attorney with a background in mechanical engineering and two years of experience.  This firm has an active practice, a mentorship program, and an excellent compensation package....View Details.
  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 04/17
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal is working with a firm in Detroit on its search for a corporate attorney. If you have at least two years’ of relevant experience, then you may be the perfect person for this position. A successful candidate for this job must have experience with M&A,...View Details.
  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 04/11
    Position:
    Practice Area: Bankruptcy Law
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    We are searching for a dual licensed attorney ( MI and OH) to work  on litigation matters in creditors' rights, collections, and bankruptcy representation for corporate, financial institutions, and government clients.
     
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    - 3 + years of...
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  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 04/11
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    The Troy, Michigan Special Counsel off is currently looking to fill a full-tim internal temp to hire Operations Coordinator position.
     
    The...
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  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 04/11
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    The Troy, Michigan Special Counsel off is currently looking to fill a full-time internal temp to hire Operations Coordinator position.
     
    The...
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  • Location: Oakland County , Michigan
    Date Posted: 04/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Commercial Transactional Attorneys with Supply Chain and Manufacturing Experience
     
    Job Overview:
    Company:  Special Counsel...
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  • Location: Oakland County, Michigan
    Date Posted: 04/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Intellectual Property Foreign Filings Specialist Job In Oakland County, Michigan
     
    Company:  Special Counsel Employee Type:  Direct Hire
    Location: Oakland County, Michigan Required experience:  2+ years of experience...
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  • Location: Toledo, Ohio
    Date Posted: 04/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is excited to be expanding into Ohio and is now recruiting for an insurance defense litigation paralegal job with a company in Toledo. You must have an Associate's Degree, Bachelor’s degree, or a paralegal certificate and/or 1-2 years’ experience in a...View Details.
  • Location: Toledo, Ohio
    Date Posted: 04/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is excited to be expanding into Ohio and is now offering an in-house corporate paralegal job in Toledo. This is a contract position with the potential to become permanent and will involve working in-house for a large company. You should have a paralegal certificate/degree...View Details.
  • Location: Toledo, Ohio
    Date Posted: 04/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is excited to be expanding into Ohio and is now recruiting for commercial litigation legal secretary job in Toledo. This is a contract position with a local law firm that could develop into something permanent.
     
    Commercial Litigation Legal Secretary Job...
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  • Location: Detroit, Michigan
    Date Posted: 04/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Would you like to supplement your current practice while working for one of the region's top defense firms? We are working with a national firm in...View Details.
  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 04/10
    Position: Data Entry
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Legal Word Processor Job in Southeast Michigan
    Job Overview:
    Company: Special Counsel Employee Type: Direct Hire
    Location: South East Michigan Required Experience: 2+ years of experience
    Contact Information
    Email: Detroit@SpecialCounsel.com
    Telephone: (248)...
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  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 04/10
    Position: Contracts Administrator
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Contract Manager Job in Southeast Michigan
    Job Overview:
    Company: Special Counsel Employee Type: Direct Hire
    Location: South East Michigan Required Experience: 2+ Years
    Contact Information
    Email: Detroit@SpecialCounsel.com
    Telephone: (248) 542-9131
     
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  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 04/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    We are recruiting Corporate Transactional Attorneys for in-house job opportunities in the Detroit area. Our clients need attorneys experienced with complex commercial and corporate transactions for ongoing engagements. This is a great opportunity to supplement a small practice. Top...View Details.
  • Location: Oakland County , Michigan
    Date Posted: 04/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: ERISA Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    ERISA and Employee Benefits Job In Oakland County, Michigan
     
    Company:  Special Counsel Employee Type:  Contract and 20-25 hours a week
    Location: Oakland County, Michigan Required experience:  Entry Level...
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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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