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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 19
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 04/21
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to work with a prestigious AmLaw firm that is nationally recognized for its sophisticated corporate practice?  If so, this Corporate Attorney job in Irvine, CA may be the right fit for you.  You would work with a team of tenured partners and associates.  In...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 04/21
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Immigration
    Employment Type: Contract
    Are you interested in working for a local Orange County law firm? Special Counsel is currently looking for a Contract Receptionist to start immediately! The ideal candidate will have a couple years of experience in a law firm, but we are open to anyone junior. You are an excellent...View Details.
  • Location: Costa Mesa , California
    Date Posted: 04/20
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Labor & Employment
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to work with a regional law firm that is nationally recognized for its sophisticated employment law practice?  If so, this Labor & Employment Attorney job in Costa Mesa, CA may be the right fit for you.  You would work with a team of tenured partners and...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 04/20
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to work with a regional law firm that is nationally recognized for its sophisticated corporate practice?  If so, this Corporate Attorney job in Irvine, CA may be the right fit for you.  You would work with a team of tenured partners and associates on business...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 04/20
    Position: Litigation
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel’s Irvine, CA office now has a new opportunity for a Direct Hire Records Manager! Our client is a large Orange County law firm who is looking to add a highly experienced individual to their team. You are the ideal candidate if you have at least 5 years of experience...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 04/19
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to work with a top law firm that is nationally recognized for its sophisticated commercial real estate practice?  If so, this Real Estate Attorney job in Orange County, CA may be the right fit for you.  You would work with a team of tenured partners and associates...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 04/19
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to work with an elite AmLaw firm that is renowned for its prestigious Mergers & Acquisitions practice?  If so, this Mergers & Acquisitions Attorney job in Orange County, CA may be the right fit for you.  You would work with a team of experienced partners...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 04/19
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to work for a national, mid-size civil litigation law firm with a busy and expanding Orange County, CA office? Would you like to work on high-stakes trials and travel throughout the nation? If so, this Junior Litigation Associate Attorney opportunity may be the right fit...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 04/19
    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: 04/12
    Position:
    Practice Area: Immigration
    Employment Type: Contract
    Are you an experienced Paralegal looking for immediate work? Special Counsel’s Irvine, CA office has an opening available right now that could be the perfect fit! This is an excellent opportunity for anyone looking to either gain or broaden their experience in the immigration field....View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 04/12
    Position:
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Are you an experienced paralegal looking for a change from the standard legal field? If you have at least three years of experience in a large law firm, then this could be an ideal position for you! Special Counsel’s Irvine, CA office is currently looking for a Corporate Paralegal,...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 04/12
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    A Direct Hire Billing Clerk Job is now available through Special Counsel in Irvine, CA! If you have at least three years of professional billing experience, then this might be an ideal position for you. This is a great opportunity to work for a law firm that offers fantastic benefits and...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 04/07
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Are you an experienced paralegal looking for a change in the legal field? Special Counsel’s Irvine office now has a Contract to Hire Regulatory...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 04/07
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Estate Planning
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Are you an experienced paralegal? Special Counsel’s Irvine office now has a Contract to Hire Paralegal Job available that could be what...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 04/07
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Administrative Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to work for a prominent California law firm located in Orange County? Special Counsel now has a Direct Hire Legal Accountant Job available! Our client is looking for an individual with at least three years of experience, preferably in a law firm environment, as well as a...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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