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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: 12/07
    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: 12/07
    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: 12/07
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    An AmLaw 25 Firm and great client of Parker & Lynch Legal's Orange County office is looking to bring on a Lateral Tax Partner.
     
     
    • Robust practice group covers all major areas of tax law and is known for being a well-rounded firm that respects work life...
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  • Location: Costa Mesa , California
    Date Posted: 12/07
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A prestigious Am Law 50 law firm is seeking a Commercial Real Estate Associate for its Orange County office with at least 3 years’ of real estate transactions experience, including leasing, acquisitions, development, financing, and disposition....View Details.
  • Location: Costa Mesa, California
    Date Posted: 12/07
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    CORPORATE ATTORNEY JOB
    A Corporate Attorney job in Orange County, CA is currently available with a TOP AMLAW firm courtesy of Parker + Lynch. If you are ready for a change and the opportunity to work on sophisticated matters, this may be the perfect job for you. To be considered for...
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  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 12/06
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Commercial Real Estate Associate position in Orange County is currently available courtesy of Parker + Lynch Legal, Special Counsel's Attorney Search Division.  To be considered for this opportunity, you must have at least two years of commercial real estate transactional...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 12/06
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Patent Prosecution Associate job with one of the hottest IP practices in the country is immediately available in Orange County, CA courtesy of Parker + Lynch Legal, the attorney search division of Special Counsel.  Consideration requires at least two years of large law firm...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 12/06
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Patent Litigation Associate job with one of the hottest IP practices in the country is immediately available in Orange County, CA courtesy of Parker + Lynch Legal, the attorney search division of Special Counsel.  Consideration requires at least two years of large law firm...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 12/06
    Position: IP
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a Patent Agent with an electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, physics or computer science background? Do you have at least two years of experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications in a law firm environment?  If you are interested in moving your practice...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 12/06
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to work with a national law firm that is also nationally recognized for its sophisticated litigation practice?  If so, this Commercial Litigation Lawyer job in Orange County, 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: 12/06
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Trust & Estates
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Trusts and Estates Associate Attorney position in the Orange County, CA area has just become available through Parker + Lynch Legal, Special Counsel's Attorney Search Division.  To be considered for this opportunity you must have a minimum of three years of experience. You will...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 12/06
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Tax Associate position in Orange County, CA with a prestigious firm has just become available via Parker + Lynch Legal, Special Counsel's Attorney Search Division.  To be considered for this opportunity you must have a minimum of two years of relevant experience and an LLM from...View Details.
  • Location: Costa Mesa, California
    Date Posted: 12/06
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Corporate Partner opportunity in Orange County, CA is currently available with an AmLaw 100 firm courtesy of Parker + Lynch.
     
    A highly...
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  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 12/05
    Position:
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you interested in joining a large leasing corporation based in Irvine, CA? Do you have experience working for either a law firm or company specializing in commercial real estate? If so, Special Counsel’s Orange County office now has a Senior Leasing Administrator position...View Details.
  • Location: Jacksonville, Florida
    Date Posted: 12/05
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel has a long term contract opportunity for an Insurance Defense Attorney in Jacksonville, Florida! Ideal candidate must be a Florida barred attorney with 3-5 years’ experience in insurance defense. Must have solid litigation background including taking depositions,...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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