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
Location: Orange, CaliforniaDate Posted: 01/152018-01-15Position:Practice Area: OpenEmployment Type: ContractOur client, an energy company in Orange, CA, is seeking a temporary administrative assistant who can assist their legal department with a large project. The responsibilities involved will be basic administrative tasks including copying, scanning and filing. Strong organizational skills...View Details.
Location: Irvine, CaliforniaDate Posted: 01/122018-01-12Position:Practice Area: Trust & EstatesEmployment Type: Temp-To-HireAre you a paralegal with experience in probate/trust litigation and want to work in a dynamic environment? Special Counsel’s Irvine office now has a paralegal opportunity available that could be what you’re looking for! This is an exciting opportunity to grow in the legal...View Details.
Location: Orange County, CaliforniaDate Posted: 01/122018-01-12Position: Legal SecretaryPractice Area: Business LawEmployment Type: Temp-To-HireAre you interested in working for a reputable Orange County law firm that offers potential career development? Special Counsel now has a Legal Secretary Job available in the Irvine, CA area! You are the ideal candidate for this position if you have construction defect litigation...View Details.
Location: Irvine, CaliforniaDate Posted: 01/112018-01-11Position:Practice Area: LitigationEmployment Type: Contract To HireAre you a Paralegal seeking a position with an established Orange County law firm? Special Counsel's Irvine, CA office may have the position for...View Details.
Location: Costa Mesa, CaliforniaDate Posted: 01/112018-01-11Position:Practice Area: Business LawEmployment Type: Direct HireAre you an experienced Corporate Paralegal? Are you interested in working for a large, well-known law firm in Orange County? Special Counsel's...View Details.
Location: Costa Mesa, CaliforniaDate Posted: 01/102018-01-10Position: AttorneyPractice Area: LitigationEmployment Type: Direct HireAre you an employment attorney looking to work with clients both big and small, from large corporations to private start-ups? A top, national firm seeks a Labor & Employment Associate to join its large and prestigious practice group in their Orange County, CA...View Details.
Location: Irvine, CaliforniaDate Posted: 01/102018-01-10Position:Practice Area: Intellectual PropertyEmployment Type: Direct HireAre you seeking a position with an AmLaw100 firm? Do you have Intellectual Property experience? If so, Special Counsel may have the job for you! We are currently assisting our client in a search for an experience Litigation Secretary to help with their IP Practice Group. Candidates will...View Details.
Location: Newport Beach, CaliforniaDate Posted: 01/102018-01-10Position: Legal SecretaryPractice Area: Real PropertyEmployment Type: Temp-To-HireWe are currently looking for a Direct Hire Junior Legal Secretary! Our client is a well-known firm in the Irvine, CA area, and they're seeking someone to...View Details.
Location: Irvine, CaliforniaDate Posted: 01/052018-01-05Position: AttorneyPractice Area: Health CareEmployment Type: TemporaryAre you an Attorney with experience in health care and compliance fields? Do you have at least five years of experience in a law firm or corporation? If so, then Special Counsel may have the perfect position for you! We're currently seeking qualified candidates for a Long-Term...View Details.
Location: Seal Beach, CaliforniaDate Posted: 01/052018-01-05Position:Practice Area: Real PropertyEmployment Type: ContractAre you a skilled Executive Assistant with experience in the Real Estate industry? Special Counsel's Orange County office is currently looking for candidates for a Direct Hire position in Seal Beach, CA! Our client is a real estate company that is seeking someone with at least five...View Details.
Location: Irvine, CaliforniaDate Posted: 01/052018-01-05Position: Accounting / FinancePractice Area: LitigationEmployment Type: Direct HireSpecial Counsel's Orange County office has an exciting new position for a Direct Hire Legal Billing Specialist! This opportunity is with a top international law firm based in Irvine, CA. If you have at least 2-3 years of electronic billing experience, then this could be an ideal...View Details.
Location: Irvine, CaliforniaDate Posted: 01/032018-01-03Position: Legal SecretaryPractice Area: LitigationEmployment Type: Direct HireSpecial Counsel's Orange County office has a new position for a Direct Hire Litigation Secretary in Irvine, CA! Our client, a reputable national law firm, is seeking a strong candidate with at least 5 years of experience to support at minimum two attorneys. Qualified candidates will...View Details.
Location: Orange County, CaliforniaDate Posted: 12/262017-12-26Position: AttorneyPractice Area: Litigation – CivilEmployment Type: Direct HireA growing, national litigation firm seeks a Senior Defense Litigation Associate to join their Orange County, CA office.
Highlights of the position:
• Hands-on experience in a fast-paced environment
• Extensive writing opportunities
• Taking...View Details.
Location: Orange County, CaliforniaDate Posted: 12/262017-12-26Position: AttorneyPractice Area: Real PropertyEmployment Type: Direct HireAre you a commercial real estate attorney who is excited about business development and is looking to work on matters with clients across the county? If so, this transactional real estate attorney job in thriving Orange County, CA may be the right one for you.
Our client...View Details.
Location: Irvine, CaliforniaDate Posted: 12/192017-12-19Position: AttorneyPractice Area: LitigationEmployment Type: Direct HireAre you looking to advance your career with a mid-size group of successful litigators? Do you have experience or a demonstrated interest in working with municipalities or other public entities? If so this Litigation Associate position may be the perfect opportunity for you....View Details.
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