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601 SW 2nd Avenue, Suite 1620 Portland, OR 97204
Phone: 503.946.2724 Fax: 503.220.2529

Special Counsel Portland

Special Counsel’s Portland office is made up of dynamic, energetic and passionate legal industry experts who are dedicated to helping professionals connect with the city’s top law firms and corporate legal departments. As experts in the world of work, we are a strategic partner to our clients and have a proven track record of success connecting them with exceptional talent.

Our Portland office offers:

  • Located in the heart of beautiful downtown Portland close to public tranportation
  • Our staff is comprised of talented recruiters who have been entrenched in the local Portland market for many years
  • Local-market expertise coupled with Special Counsel’s national resources ensures we are able to offer the broadest range of services in the market
  • Contract, contract-to-hire and search (direct-hire) services
  • Staffing and management of on-site and off-site document review teams
  • We also offer a range of Managed Solutions, featuring Technology Assisted Review on the highly advanced Viewpoint review platform. Our fully customizable Managed Review services deliver cost savings and process improvements
  • 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
  • Our key eDiscovery Services include Litigation Project Management, ECA & ESI Processing, Hosting and Analytic

We take pride in our robust partnerships with legal professional organizations, such as:

  • Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC)
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA)
  • Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA)

Recent Legal Job Postings in Portland

Jobs 1-14 of 14
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 01/15
    Position:
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Our client, a mid-sized, highly respected law firm in Downtown Portland, OR, is seeking a Contract-to-Hire Corporate Attorney with 5+ years of experience to join the firm's busy transactional practice. To be considered for this opportunity, you must have a Juris Doctorate degree and...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 01/15
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    We are currently looking for a strong Contract-to-Hire Litigation Attorney who can provide support to clients of a national full-service law firm. You are an ideal candidate if you have three or more years of litigation experience and are in good standing with the Oregon bar. As the...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Our national client is opening a branch here in Portland and has undertaken a surge in projects! Special Counsel has stepped into help them in finding several exceptional Associates to assist with this exciting increase of workload. If you are looking for a new endeavor, would like to...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Our national client is opening a branch here in Portland and has undertaken a surge in projects! Special Counsel has stepped into help them in finding several exceptional Associates to assist with this exciting increase of workload. If you are looking for a new endeavor, would like to...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you looking to take your legal career to the next level? If yes, then you might be the talent we are looking for! Our nationally-recognized, AmLaw...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    We are on mission to find a talented Legal Assistant/Paralegal that would be interested in working with a growing downtown firm with an excellent...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 01/02
    Position:
    Practice Area: Insurance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    We are excited to be teaming up with one of Portland’s most respected law firms to help them find a tenured Legal Assistant specializing in Insurance. If you have at least three years of recent Legal Assistant experience in Insurance, proven success proactively supporting busy...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 12/20
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Are you a detail-oriented and deadline driven Litigation Legal Assistant looking to work for an AmLaw 100 full-service law firm in downtown Portland? If so, we encourage you to apply! This position is a temporary position where you will be supporting 3 very busy Attorneys in the areas of...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 12/20
    Position:
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a fast-paced Litigation Legal Assistant looking to work for an AmLaw 100 full-service law firm in downtown Portland? If so, we encourage you to apply! You are the ideal candidate if you have at least three years of Litigation Legal Assistant experience with knowledge in both...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 12/19
    Position:
    Practice Area: Bankruptcy Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you looking to take the next step in your legal career and step into a law firm where there is opportunity for growth? We are currently teaming up with a well-known litigation firm in Downtown Portland to help find an exceptional candidate to support two busy attorneys. You are an...View Details.
  • Location: Lake Oswego, Oregon
    Date Posted: 12/18
    Position:
    Practice Area: Labor & Employment
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you love to work at a law office where parking is free and you can hop on a treadmill during lunch at an in-house gym? Great news! This position exists at an established law firm in beautiful Lake Oswego, OR and they are looking to bring on a Labor & Employment Paralegal. They...View Details.
  • Location: Hillsboro, Oregon
    Date Posted: 12/18
    Position:
    Practice Area: Insurance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you looking to make a career move to a well-respected law firm with excellent benefits and opportunity for growth? If yes, look no further as our client is currently hiring a Bilingual Legal Assistant! As the Bilingual Legal Assistant, you will manage a high-volume personal injury...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 12/18
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you looking to jump start your legal career at a successful Portland-based organization? Our client has an immediate opening for a high energy and detail-oriented In-House Legal Assistant! You are the ideal candidate if you have at least 2 years of legal experience, with a focus on...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 12/18
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you looking for an opportunity to get a foot in the door for a very reputable International corporation? Our client is looking for an In-House Intellectual Property Paralegal for their headquarters in Portland, OR. You are an ideal candidate if you have at least three years of recent...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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