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445 South Figueroa Street, Suite 2220 Los Angeles, CA 90071
Phone: 213.620.6620 Fax: 213.620.6214

Special Counsel Los Angeles

Special Counsel’s Los Angeles office has had a strong presence in the local legal market since 1996 providing attorney and paralegal search, as well as legal project staffing and document review solutions. We consult strategically with law firms to grow practice areas and office staff by applying our unique mix of industry expertise, creativity, dedication, and experience.

Our long-tenured staff has worked with clients of all sizes – from solo practitioners to midsize and large law firms – as well as many corporations and government entities. We have a solid reputation for placing mid-level and senior attorneys with experience in specific practice areas.

Conveniently located downtown, our Los Angeles office offers:

  • Contract, contract-to-hire and direct-hire services
  • Local-market expertise, coupled with Special Counsel’s national resources
  • Knowledgeable, professional, and efficient services for entertainment law, as well as foreign language document review
  • 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:

  • Los Angeles Paralegal Association (LAPA)
  • Greater Los Angeles Association of Legal Administrators (GLA ALA)
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association (BHBA)
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA)
  • Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles (WLALA)
  • Latina Lawyers Bar Association (LLBA)
  • Christian Legal Society (CLS)
  • California Minority Counsel Program (CMPC)

Recent Legal Job Postings in Los Angeles

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  • Location: Los Angeles , California
    Date Posted: 05/22
    Position: JD
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
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    Special Counsel has a new opportunity for contract paralegals / Attorneys. This is 2-3 month assignment located in Down Town Los Angeles is ideal for anyone who just received their JD or Paralegal certificated and is looking to put their newly acquired knowledge...
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  • Location: Los Angeles, California
    Date Posted: 05/19
    Position: Management
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel has an exciting, entry level opening for an Office Manager in West Los Angeles. This Office Manager job is newly created and is ideal for driven professionals who are seeking the right opportunity to join a law firm. The ideal candidate has at least five (5) years of legal...View Details.
  • Location: Century City, California
    Date Posted: 05/19
    Position: Other
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel has an exciting, entry level opening for a legal assistant in West Los Angeles. This legal assistant job is newly created and is ideal for driven professionals who are seeking the right opportunity to join a law firm. The ideal candidate has at least a year of legal...View Details.
  • Location: Arco Station, California
    Date Posted: 05/18
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    AmLaw 100 firm seeks an exceptional mid-level associate with 3+ years of experience in state and local taxation at a large law firm or accounting firm for its Tax Group in its Los Angeles office.  Ideal candidate will have experience handling multiple cases and be able to serve as...View Details.
  • Location: Los Angeles, California
    Date Posted: 05/17
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Top regional law firm seeks an insurance defense litigation attorney with 3-6 years of litigation experience to join its Los Angeles office. Prior medical malpractice experience is required for this position. Strong writing skills are a must. Competitive annual salary and a monthly bonus...View Details.
  • Location: Los Angeles , California
    Date Posted: 05/17
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Top Century City firm seeks a Litigation Associate with a minimum of 4 years of real estate litigation experience.  Ideal candidate will have experience in drafting pleadings, law and motion, research, document review, responding to discovery, and taking and defending...View Details.
  • Location: Los Angeles, California
    Date Posted: 05/17
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Top AmLaw 100 firm seeks a patent prosecution associate or patent agent for its Los Angeles office.  The ideal candidate will have 1-5 years of experience in preparation and prosecution of patent applications and IP strategy and portfolio management.  A strong technical...View Details.
  • Location: Los Angeles, California
    Date Posted: 05/15
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Contract Litigation Associate Position Job in Los Angeles
     
    Boutique Downtown Los Angeles Law firm is seeking an attorney with 3+ years of solid civil litigation experience to work for 40+ hours per week, initially on a remote basis.
     
    Duties will...
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  • Location: Los Angeles, California
    Date Posted: 05/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    AmLaw firm in downtown LA seeks a Patent Litigation Associate with 2-6 years of patent litigation experience. Electrical engineering, physics or computer science background preferred, but chemical or mechanical engineering will also be considered. Excellent academic credentials, verbal,...View Details.
  • Location: Los Angeles, California
    Date Posted: 05/09
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    In-House Corporate Paralegal position is available immediately through Special Counsel. Do not miss this unique opportunity to join the dynamic legal team of a well-known and respected company, with offices in the West Los Angeles area! The ideal Corporate Paralegal candidate has at least...View Details.
  • Location: Los Angeles, California
    Date Posted: 05/07
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Top westside firm seeks junior to mid-level IP litigation associate with 2 to 4 years of IP litigation experience.  A strong technical background in Electrical Engineering is required for this position.  CA Bar also required.  
     
    Equal Opportunity Employer...
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  • Location: Smiley Heights, California
    Date Posted: 05/03
    Position: Contracts Administrator
    Practice Area: Technology
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Contract Administrator
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  • Location: Los Angeles, California
    Date Posted: 05/02
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Top national firm is seeking an associate with 2-4 years of law firm experience to join its Litigation Department in its Los Angeles office. Ideal candidates will have general litigation experience. Insurance defense, copyright, or entertainment litigation experience is a plus. Superior...View Details.
  • Location: West Los Angeles, California
    Date Posted: 05/01
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Westside firm seeks a California licensed Litigation Attorney. Employment and Consumer Class Action experience is a plus. The ideal candidate will have 10+ years’ experience with handling all phases of complex commercial and civil litigation matters, significant experience defending...View Details.
  • Location: Los Angeles, California
    Date Posted: 05/01
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    AmLaw firm in Century City seeks an associate with 2+ years of land use experience to join its preeminent Land Use & Zoning Practice. The ideal candidate will have experience in land use and development matters, including entitlement processing, public hearings and litigation...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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