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Special Counsel Special Counsel
3900 Essex Lane, Suite 1110 Houston, TX 77027
Phone: 713.552.2905 Fax: 713.599.0000
Special Counsel Information Governance
3900 Essex Lane, Suite 1110 Houston, TX 77027
Phone: 713.401.2645 Fax: 713.439.1317
Special Counsel TurnKey Legal Center
3900 Essex Lane, Suite 1110 Houston, TX 77027
Phone: 713.439.0911 Fax: 713.439.1317

Special Counsel Houston

Special Counsel is Houston’s leading provider of attorney and paralegal search—as well as project staffing and document review services—to law firms and corporations. Our experienced staff of recruiters—former practicing attorneys and paralegals—can provide experienced legal professionals on a temporary basis for general workload management, litigation support, and business transaction support; as well as search and placement services for your long-term hiring needs.

Conveniently located between the Galleria and Central Business District, 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:

  • General Counsel Forum
  • Association of Legal Administrators (ALA)

Recent Legal Job Postings in Houston

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  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 09/19
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Contract
    Litigation Legal Secretary needed for our client, a downtown law firm. This is a long term contract position supporting four attorneys.
     
    Qualifications:
    Litigation legal secretary skills including efiling in both State and Federal Court
    Previous large law firm...
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  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 09/18
    Position: Admin Legal Support
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is actively looking for a Litigation Practice Assistant/Legal Secretary to join the Business and Securities Litigation practice in an AMLaw Houston downtown office.
     
    The Assistant will support partners and associates with legal and administrative tasks to...
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  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 09/18
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Corporate Paralegal position on a direct hire basis for our client, a large corporation located in Houston, Texas.
     
    Corporate Paralegal
    Responsibilities
    SEC filing experience including ’34 Act, Section 16 and annual proxy
    Corporate governance experience...
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  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 09/18
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Senior corporate paralegal needed for our client, an international corporation located north of Houston.
     
    Senior Paralegal Responsibilities
    Create and maintain contracts, litigation and corporate governance databases.
    Assist with litigation and arbitration...
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  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 09/18
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    AmLaw 100 Law Firm in downtown Houston is looking for an experienced Litigation Legal Secretary with extensive experience in efiling in both state and federal courts.
     
    The ideal candidate must possess the following:
  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 09/13
    Position: Administrative Assistant
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Legal Secretary with ten plus years of large law firm experience needed for an in-house position with our corporate client. This position offers a great office culture, outstanding benefits and salary.
     
    Legal Secretary requirements:
    Ten plus years of experience in a large...
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  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 09/13
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Temp-To-Hire
    This position requires an employee to perform all function necessary to successfully maintain a branch office, perform assigned operations functions, organize the flow of applicants, telephone communications, mail and branch office files.
    Responsibilities:
    ESSENTIAL...
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  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 09/13
    Position: Administrative Assistant
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    One of the top litigation firms in the country is looking for a full-time Legal Administrative Assistant to join their downtown Houston office. This...View Details.
  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 09/11
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Immigration
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
     
    We are actively searching for an experienced business immigration paralegal here in Houston, TX for an AMLaw downtown law firm.  This is a fast paced, deadline driven environment working alongside immigration professionals who are passionate about their field. Big law...
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  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 09/08
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Bankruptcy Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    We are actively looking for a Bankruptcy Paralegal that also has Litigation experience for a direct hire position.  The law firm that we are...View Details.
  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 08/25
    Position: Office Services
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    We are working with a client looking for an Office Services Associate to work in a law firm downtown.  
     
    This is a direct hire position.  40 hrs a week.  Full benefits.   They are looking for dependable, reliable people who work hard and get along with...
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  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 08/24
    Position: Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Temp-To-Hire
    We need a legal secretary with 7+ years of litigation experience for a contract legal secretary position with a downtown law firm.
    The position is scheduled to last a minimum of 3 weeks,  but may end up being a Temp to Perm position.  
    Time is of the essence.  The...
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