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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 25
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 01/19
    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: Newport Beach, California
    Date Posted: 01/18
    Position:
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Direct Hire Litigation Secretary Job is now available through Special Counsel in Newport Beach, CA! If you have at least three years of experience in a law firm, then this might be an ideal position for you. This role will involves working as a team to conquer work. This is a great...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 01/18
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Estate Planning
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel has an immediate opening for a Contract Estate Planning Attorney job in Irvine, CA! This is an exciting opportunity to work with a...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 01/18
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you interested in working for a growing California law firm? Are you looking to advance your litigation skills? Special Counsel now has a Direct Hire Litigation Paralegal Job is now available! If you have at least six years of experience this may be the ideal position for you....View Details.
  • Location: Orange County, California
    Date Posted: 01/18
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Telecommunications
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal, the attorney search division of Special Counsel, is conducting a high priority search on behalf of its client, a global telecommunications company.  Our client is seeking a Senior Corporate Counsel to join its in-house legal team in Orange County.  The...View Details.
  • Location: Orange County, California
    Date Posted: 01/18
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal, the attorney search division of Special Counsel, is conducting a high priority search on behalf of its client, a global telecommunications company.  Our client is seeking a Senior Corporate Counsel to join its in-house legal team in Orange County.  The...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 01/13
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Direct Hire Legal Administrative Assistant Job is now available through Special Counsel in Irvine, CA! If you have previously supported a legal team for five years, then this could be an ideal position for you. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a large company that offers...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 01/13
    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 litigation, as well as a year as a legal assistant, then this could be an ideal position for you. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 01/13
    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: 01/12
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    One of the Orange County’s most respected law firms is strategically expanding their nationally recognized real estate practice group. The firm, located in Orange County, California, is seeking a Partner with a book of business to join their team....View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Our client, a leading full-service law firm with a sophisticated national practice is seeking experienced corporate and real estate attorneys for partnership in the firm. The partner would be based in the firm's Orange County office.  This position requires solid business...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A highly-regarded national firm is strategically expanding their litigation practice group in Orange County. The firm, with offices throughout the country, is seeking a Partner to join their team in Orange County.  Interested candidates should possess significant experience handling...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 01/10
    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 experience, then this might be an ideal position for you. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a mid-sized law firm that offers potential...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 01/10
    Position: Contracts Administrator
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel has a long term REMOTE Contracts Administrator job opportunity! Candidates must have at least three years of contracts administration experience and be fluent in BOTH Spanish AND Portuguese. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a global...View Details.
  • Location: Costa Mesa, California
    Date Posted: 01/10
    Position: Other
    Practice Area: Securities
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you interested in working for an established Orange County law firm? Do you have at least four years of estate planning paralegal experience?...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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