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Special Counsel Special Counsel
2302 Martin, Suite 150 Irvine, CA 92612
Phone: 949.955.3114 Fax: 949.955.3609

Special Counsel Orange County

Since 1987, the Orange County office of Special Counsel has developed an unmatched reputation for placing experienced attorneys and paralegals in long-term contract positions, particularly with corporate legal departments. We provide attorney and paralegal search, as well as legal project staffing and document review services.

Our recruiting staff has worked with clients of all sizes – from solo practitioners to midsize and large law firms – as well as Fortune 500 corporations and government entities. On average, our staff has been with Special Counsel in the Orange County market for 10 years and in the industry for more than 15 years.

Conveniently located near John Wayne Airport, our Orange County 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 mortgage litigation, securities, financial institutions, real estate, IP, civil litigation, and more
  • 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:

  • Orange County Bar Association (OCBA)
  • Orange County Paralegal Association (OCPA)
  • Association of Legal Administrators (ALA)
  • Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC)

Recent Legal Job Postings in Orange County

Jobs 1-15 of 18
  • Location: Aliso Viejo, California
    Date Posted: 02/21
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    Special Counsel Irvine is currently recruiting for a Collections Specialist job at a law firm located in Aliso Viejo, CA! This opportunity is with a...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 02/20
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Securities
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you an attorney with at least 8 years of experience in securities and corporate governance? Have you spent at least 3 years in an AmLaw 100 firm...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 02/15
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to work for a premier intellectual property practice group? Are you interested in being an integral part of a nationally recognized law...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 02/15
    Position:
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a highly experienced contracts specialist? Have you had experience in the software industry? Special Counsel’s Irvine, CA now has available an exciting new opportunity for a Contracts Manager! Our client is looking for an individual who is very knowledgeable with IT...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 02/13
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel’s Irvine, CA office has a Junior Paralegal/Legal Secretary position available now! Our client is looking for an individual with at least three years of experience as a paralegal or as a legal secretary. The ideal candidate is well-versed in State and Federal...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 02/10
    Position:
    Practice Area: Labor & Employment
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    We are currently recruiting for a Litigation Attorney in the Irvine, CA area! Our client needs an attorney with at least 3 years of experience. This is a great opportunity to expand your practice! The position also has the option to convert into a full time position. Top applicants will...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 02/08
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Would you like to work for an established litigation law firm? Are you an attorney with at least five years of experience? If so, Special...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 02/08
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel now has available a Contract Corporate Attorney Job in Irvine, CA! Our client, a large realty company, is currently looking for an attorney with experience in SEC Compliance and Securities. If you have at least 3 years of experience, then this could be the right fit for...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 02/08
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel has been engaged by an innovative and rapidly growing California-based law firm to assist with an exciting new search!  The firm...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 02/03
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    A Contract to Hire Litigation Secretary Job is now available through Special Counsel in Irvine, CA! If you have at least one year of experience in...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 02/03
    Position: IP
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting for a very exciting Litigation Secretary job in Irvine, CA! Our client, a leading international corporate law...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 02/01
    Position: Other
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel’s Irvine, CA office has an immediate opening for a skilled Collections Specialist! Our client is an established Orange County firm who is looking for someone with five years of experience in a law firm. Ideal candidates will be comfortable dealing with high-end...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 02/01
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Direct Hire Legal Assistant Job is now available through Special Counsel in Irvine, CA! If you have a minimum of two years’ law firm...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 02/01
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    Are you interested in a corporate legal department in Irvine, CA? Special Counsel’s client is looking for a Contract Litigation Paralegal to start immediately! If you have at least five years of relevant litigation experience, as well as a Paralegal Certificate, then this may be the...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 02/01
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel’s Irvine, CA now has available a unique long-term contract position that is perfect for recent law school graduates! Our client, a rapidly expanding and well-known telecommunications company, is currently looking for a JD candidate that is knowledgeable in real...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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