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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

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  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 03/21
    Position: IT
    Practice Area: Technology
    Employment Type: Contract
    Do you have experience working as a hardware technician in a law firm? Are you interested in expanding your knowledge by working for a top-tier Orange...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 03/21
    Position: IP
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Special Counsel’s Irvine, CA branch now has an excellent Receptionist Job available! Our client, one of the top firms in Orange County, is looking for a bright, hard-working, individual to join their team. This is a great opportunity for career...View Details.
  • Location: St. Louis, Missouri
    Date Posted: 03/21
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
     
    Position: Legal Contracts Administrator
     
    Length of project: 6 months or longer
     
    Location: O'Fallon (onsite / 40 hour week)
     
    Start date: ASAP
     
    Requirements:
     
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 03/17
    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: 03/17
    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: 03/17
    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: 03/17
    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: Newport Beach, California
    Date Posted: 03/17
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to work with a regional law firm that is nationally recognized for its sophisticated commercial real estate practice?  If so, this Real Estate Attorney job in Newport Beach, CA may be the right fit for you.  You would work with a team of tenured partners and...View Details.
  • Location: Costa Mesa , California
    Date Posted: 03/17
    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: 03/17
    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: 03/17
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to work with a regional law firm that is nationally recognized for its sophisticated litigation practice?  If so, this Commercial Litigation 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: 03/16
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel’s Irvine, CA now has available a unique long-term contract position that is perfect for anyone with one to two years of real...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 03/13
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Banking and Commercial Finance
    Employment Type: Contract
    Are you an experienced paralegal looking for a change from the standard legal field? If you have at least five 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: 03/10
    Position: Management
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
     
    Are you a Junior Lawyer or legal counsel with a good understanding of the financial services & banking industry, regulation and banking regulatory frameworks? Have you had at least one internship at a law firm and/or legal department of a financial institution and/or a...
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  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 03/09
    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.
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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