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920 2nd Avenue South, Suite 1550 Minneapolis, MN 55402
Phone: 612.340.9068 Fax: 612.340.1218
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920 2nd Avenue South, Suite 1550 Minneapolis, MN 55402

Special Counsel Minneapolis

Since 1989, Special Counsel has been Minnesota’s leading provider of legal search and staffing services. Local law firms and in-house legal departments count on us to find the best attorneys, paralegals, and legal support staff on a permanent and temporary basis.

Conveniently located in Downtown Minneapolis, on the skyway system and the light rail on South Fifth Street, 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:

  • Minnesota Women Lawyers (MWL)
  • Minnesota Paralegal Association (MPA)
  • Minnesota Association of Litigation Support Professionals (MALSP)
  • Minnesota Association of Corporate Counsel (MNACCA)
  • Legal Employees Educational Association (LEEA)
  • Association for Legal Professionals (NALS)

Recent Legal Job Postings in Minneapolis

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  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 09/21
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a Legal Administrative Assistant with experience supporting driven litigators looking for your next job home? Special Counsel Minneapolis has the job for you! This Business Litigation Administrative Assistant job is an opening in a national law firm's Minneapolis office...View Details.
  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 09/19
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Bankruptcy Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel Minneapolis has a one-week need for a litigation paralegal with bankruptcy experience. This is a great opportunity to work at a smaller downtown Minneapolis law firm that believes in providing outstanding client-focused service.  
     
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  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 09/18
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel Minneapolis has an exciting job opportunity for paralegals with experience in litigation and/or family law! If you are looking to take your career to the next level and join a fast-paced, high-powered team, this could be the perfect job for you.
     
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  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 09/15
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you looking for an exciting, non-traditional legal administrative support job? Special Counsel Minneapolis has an immediate opening for a Real Estate Transaction Coordinator at a local downtown law firm. This position supports attorneys in real estate transaction and loan...View Details.
  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 09/15
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel Minneapolis has an immediate opening for an Office Services Clerk with a downtown law firm. If you have superior technological skills and are looking to continue your budding legal career, this may be the perfect job for you!
     
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  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 09/14
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    We have an immediate, permanent opening for a paralegal with experience in Patent Prosecution. Contact Special Counsel Minneapolis immediately if you're looking for a new job in a team-based, collegial environment in downtown Minneapolis!
     
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  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 09/13
    Position: Admin Legal Support
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel Minneapolis seeks candidates for a temporary Law Firm Assistant job. This opportunity will support the Minneapolis branch of a thriving national law firm and is anticipated to last approximately 4 months. If you are an administrative wiz with strong clerical skills, this...View Details.
  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 09/11
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel Minneapolis seeks attorney candidates for an immediately available Contracts Attorney job! If you are looking for an opportunity to serve as a hands-on customer service attorney dealing with complex contract negotiations, this is the job for you - apply...View Details.
  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 09/07
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel Minneapolis has an immediate opening for a direct hire Litigation Legal Administrative Assistant. If you are adept at working in a team environment and supporting multiple attorneys, we want to hear from you!
     
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    - Manage litigation documents for...
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  • Location: Eagan, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 09/05
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Long Term Temporary
    ATTORNEY EDITOR – CONTRACTOR POSITION DESCRIPTION
     
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    Candidates selected for this position will be working on one to three workflows. The two main workflows are Intelligence Report fulfillment and tracking Judicial Motions. This includes...
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  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 09/05
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel Minneapolis has an immediate need for a Litigation Attorney to join the legal department of a large and prominent corporation on a contractual basis. If you love legal writing, research, civil litigation, and working on a tight-knit team in an exciting company, this is the...View Details.
  • Location: St. Paul, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 09/01
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Banking and Commercial Finance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel Minneapolis has an immediate opening for a direct hire Legal Administrative Assistant specializing in the areas of business, banking and transactional law in the East Metro area. If you are adept at working in a team environment and supporting multiple attorneys, we want...View Details.
  • Location: Saint Paul, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 09/01
    Position: Data Entry
    Practice Area: Government Contracts
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel Minneapolis currently has an opening with a government agency for a Temporary Contracts Compliance Data Entry Clerk. This role will last approximately 6 months beginning early October.Work will be on site in a Saint Paul, MN government building. If you are well organized...View Details.
  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 08/31
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Calling all Paralegals with Contracts experience! Special Counsel Minneapolis has an immediate need for paralegals with business-to-business contracts knowledge for a client with a back-log of contracts to review. This project will last approximately 2 weeks.
     
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  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Date Posted: 08/24
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel seeks Legal Administrative Assistant candidates for a downtown Minneapolis law firm. If you have law firm administrative support experience and pride yourself on your initiative and engagement, we want to hear from you!
     
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