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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 1-15 of 18
  • Location: Beaverton, Oregon
    Date Posted: 11/17
    Position:
    Practice Area: Insurance
    Employment Type: Contract
    Are you an entry-level Legal Assistant that is looking to work with a very well-known global sportswear company? If yes, we would love to speak with you! Our client is based in Beaverton, OR and looking for a Contract Junior Legal Assistant to join their Insurance Defense team. In this...View Details.
  • Location: Beaverton, Oregon
    Date Posted: 11/17
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    Are you an entry-level Paralegal that is looking to work with a very well-known global sportswear company? If yes, we would love to speak with you! Our client is based in Beaverton, OR and looking for a Contract Junior Paralegal to join their Trademark and Copyright team. In this...View Details.
  • Location: Seattle, Washington
    Date Posted: 11/15
    Position: Contracts Administrator
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Are you looking for consistent part-time work with the ability to work from home and have a background in contract automation? If yes, then we have an ideal opportunity for you at growing and well-known Seattle firm. If you have over three years of contract automation experience and a...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 11/15
    Position:
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Are you a mid-level Associate Attorney looking for the next step in your career? Our client is a well-known law firm specializing in Real Estate, Estate Planning and Business Law in Downtown Portland, OR. They are looking for an Associate Attorney to provide support for their diverse...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 11/14
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Are you an experienced transactional Attorney looking for additional projects? If yes, great! We are currently assisting a very busy transactional...View Details.
  • Location: Seattle, Washington
    Date Posted: 11/14
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is teaming up with a well-known online retail company located in Seattle, WA to help them find a qualified Paralegal to fill in for a...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 11/14
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you tenured, legal professional looking to transition into a Senior Executive Assistant opportunity? If so, we are currently on the search for an Executive Legal Assistant to support a well-respected Portland, OR attorney.  You are an ideal candidate if you have at least five...View Details.
  • Location: Seattle, Washington
    Date Posted: 11/14
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    If you are looking for a fun and relaxed atmosphere where you can wear multiple legal hats, look no further!  Our client is an online retail industry leader in Seattle, WA looking for their next Contract Paralegal to assist busy attorneys with a variety of matters including contract...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 11/07
    Position:
    Practice Area: Insurance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a dynamic and driven Legal Executive Assistant looking for a new opportunity where you can take your skills to the next level? If so, we are...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 11/03
    Position:
    Practice Area: Insurance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a team-oriented Legal Assistant looking to work for a well-established law firm in downtown Portland? Our client is looking to add a high energy and detail-oriented Litigation Legal Assistant to their team!
     
    The ideal candidate has at least three years of Litigation...
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  • Location: Seattle, Washington
    Date Posted: 10/31
    Position:
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Are you looking for a part-time Paralegal position with a renowned law firm in Seattle, WA? If so, we would love to connect with you! Our client is a well-established full-service law firm looking for a temporary part-time Paralegal to help for a 3-6 month contract automation project....View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 10/28
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    Are you upbeat and extremely organized? If so, we encourage you to apply! Our client is looking for a temporary Legal Receptionist to start ASAP at their law firm in downtown Portland! The ideal Legal Receptionist will have at least 2 years of experience in a Receptionist or...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 10/27
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    If you are extremely organized and a self-starter looking for an entry-level position in the legal field, we encourage you to apply! Our client is an established full-service law firm in Downtown Portland looking to bring on a temporary File Clerk to organize a high volume of letters,...View Details.
  • Location: Seattle, Washington
    Date Posted: 10/27
    Position:
    Practice Area: Insurance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you an eager entry-level legal professional looking to jump start your career? If yes, this is the perfect opportunity for you! Our client is a well-established national full-service law firm that is looking to add a Junior Legal Assistant to their Insurance Defense team.  The...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 10/27
    Position:
    Practice Area: Labor & Employment
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Legal Assistant (Labor & Employment) in Portland, OR
     
    Do you have high enthusiasm and a drive to advance your career? Do you excel best in busy environments where you can be a key contributor? If your answers to these are yes, we invite you to apply to this...
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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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