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Special Counsel Special Counsel
521 5th Avenue, 4th Floor New York, NY 10175
Phone: 212.245.8383
Special Counsel Information Governance
521 5th Avenue, 4th Floor New York, NY 10175
Phone: 646.557.6772
Special Counsel TurnKey Legal Center
150 West 30th Street, 3rd Floor New York, NY 10001
Special Counsel TurnKey Legal Center
333 W 52nd Street, 2nd Floor New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212.245.8383
Special Counsel TurnKey Legal Center
420 Lexington Ave, Suite 2621-26 New York, NY 10170
Special Counsel AldersonĀ® Court Reporting
521 5th Avenue, 4th Floor New York, NY 10175
Phone: 646.557.6767 Toll Free: 800.FOR.DEPO

Special Counsel New York

Special Counsel is the leading provider of legal search and staffing services to law firms, corporations, and government agencies in New York. Our core base of loyal candidates can be attributed to the expertise of our recruiters, some of whom have been with us for over 10 years

Our other core strengths include project staffing for document reviews of any size and scale, and working with local firms to strategically grow practice areas and office staff. Our experienced staff has an unmatched understanding of the New York market, combined with the national resources necessary to deliver unparalleled services to our clients throughout the area.

Conveniently located in midtown Manhattan, 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 Legal Administrators (ALA)
  • New York City Paralegal Association, Inc. (NYCPA)
  • Women in eDiscovery (WiE)

Recent Legal Job Postings in New York City

Jobs 1-15 of 28
  • Location: New York, New York
    Date Posted: 05/25
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    The downtown office of a premiere law firm is seeking a permanent Legal Administrative Assistant join their team. Legal experience is highly...View Details.
  • Location: Manhattan, New York
    Date Posted: 05/24
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    An international midtown firm is seeking a patent prosecution paralegal to join their team. Candidates should have at least three years of patent prosecution experience from a large law firm or IP boutique firm. This is a great opportunity to join a busy and expanding...View Details.
  • Location: New York, New York
    Date Posted: 05/23
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    We are working with a law firm in midtown that is looking for a Floater Legal Secretary to join their team in a temp to perm role. The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of experience supporting various corporate practice groups in a law firm. This is a great opportunity to join...View Details.
  • Location: Manhattan, New York
    Date Posted: 05/22
    Position:
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to work for a nationally recognized leader in legal recruiting? Special Counsel is looking to add another legal recruiter to our NY team! If you've ever considered taking the leap into legal recruiting now is the time!
    This position is responsible for sourcing and...
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  • Location: New York, New York
    Date Posted: 05/21
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    A midtown law firm has an immediate need for a temporary corporate legal secretary. Candidates must have at least three years of Am Law firm experience. This is an excellent long-term opportunity with a superb firm!
     
    Temporary Corporate Legal Secretary...
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  • Location: Manhattan, New York
    Date Posted: 05/18
    Position:
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    New York City office of Pharmaceutical Market Research company is looking for a direct hire Contracts Assistant to join their busy team with a variety...View Details.
  • Location: New York, New York
    Date Posted: 05/18
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A midtown law firm is seeking an experienced Patent Agent to join the team. Candidates must have a Ph.D in Biology. Candidates should also have at...View Details.
  • Location: New York, New York
    Date Posted: 05/16
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Temporary
    The Midtown, New York City Office of a medium sized law firm is looking for a temporary litigation legal secretary to assist a busy team
     
    Temporary Litigation Legal Secretary Job Duties:
    -  Handle all administrative duties
    - Edit, proofread and finalize documents;...
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  • Location: New York, New York
    Date Posted: 05/16
    Position:
    Practice Area: Library and Records
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A downtown international law firm is seeking a Research Librarian. Candidates must have  MLS or MLIS. Candidates with JDs are preferred. Candidates must also have at least five years of AmLaw firm experience.
     
    Research Librarian responsibilities:
  • Location: New York, New York
    Date Posted: 05/16
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A midtown Am Law firm is seeking a legal recruiting specialist. Candidates must have at least five years of prior law firm recruiting experience. This is an excellent opportunity for a candidate looking for growth.
     
    Legal Recruiting Specialist...
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  • Location: Manhattan, New York
    Date Posted: 05/16
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    We are working on an EXCLUSIVE LEGAL ASSISTANT opportunity with a midtown law firm. Ideal candidates will have at least 3 years of experience as a Legal Assistant in a law firm supporting a corporate practice. This is a great opportunity to join a collegial law firm in the heart of...View Details.
  • Location: New York, New York
    Date Posted: 05/15
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    We are working with a midtown law firm that is looking for an IP Paralegal to join their team. The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of experience as an IP Paralegal (trademark), in a law firm. This is a great opportunity to work in a collegial law firm in the heart of...View Details.
  • Location: Manhattan, New York
    Date Posted: 05/15
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A boutique litigation law firm in midtown is looking for an Office Manager/Paralegal to join their team. The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years...View Details.
  • Location: New York, New York
    Date Posted: 05/14
    Position:
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Temp-To-Hire
    A midtown international law firm is seeking a temp to perm investment funds corporate paralegal to support a busy practice.
     
     
     Temp to Perm Corporate Paralegal responsibilities:
    • Preparing and completing various formation documents and...View Details.
  • Location: New York, New York
    Date Posted: 05/11
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Temporary
    New York office of premiere insurance company is looking for a Temporary Privacy Attorney to work with a busy legal department. The role is slated to last at least 2 months and could extend beyond that.
     
    Temporary Privacy Attorney Job Duties:
    - Amend supplier contracts...
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