Special Counsel Richmond
Special Counsel’s Richmond office provides temporary staffing, temporary-to-hire placement, and direct hire search and placement of attorneys, paralegals and legal secretaries to a wide range of clients, including international law firms, mid-size boutiques and corporate legal departments. While principally serving clients in and around Virginia’s state capital, our Richmond branch also works closely with a broad spectrum of clients along the Atlantic corridor—including Virginia Beach and Chesapeake—as well as in the growing urban districts of Northern Virginia.
Richmond is home to six Fortune 500 and five Fortune 1000 companies, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, and four of the largest law firms in the United States—and we have maintained successful working relationships with each of these legal industry partners.
Our core strength lies in placing highly skilled candidates in leadership roles within law firms and corporate legal departments. We also routinely provide teams of seasoned document reviewers to help our clients complete their projects—large or small—under crucial deadlines and tight budget constraints. In addition, we consistently help our clients find experienced paralegals and legal secretaries on short notice.
Conveniently located in Innsbrook, we offer:
- Contract, contract-to-hire and direct-hire services
- Local-market expertise, coupled with Special Counsel’s national resources
- Knowledgeable, professional, and efficient services, including maritime law and commercial real estate
- 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:
- Richmond Association of Legal Administrators (ALA)
- Richmond Paralegal Association
- Richmond Legal Secretaries Association (RLSA)
- Greater Richmond Chamber of Commerce
- Women in eDiscovery – Richmond Chapter (WiE)
- Richmond Chapter of eDiscovery
Recent Legal Job Postings in Richmond
Location: Richmond, VirginiaDate Posted: 07/202017-07-20Position:Practice Area: OpenEmployment Type: Contract To HireSpecial Counsel is working with a prestigious company to fill a Legal Assistant position in Richmond, VA. In this role, you will need to have working knowledge of the debt collection process, specifically for purposes of entering subpoenas. Additionally, other documents will be...View Details.
Location: Glen Allen, VirginiaDate Posted: 07/192017-07-19Position:Practice Area: OpenEmployment Type: ContractSpecial Counsel is seeking a Legal Transcriptionist for an urgent job in the west-end of Richmond, VA. No remote work is allowed. To be considered, you must have previous transcription experience, preferably in the legal field. This is a position that is on-site with...View Details.
Location: Virginia Beach, VirginiaDate Posted: 07/182017-07-18Position:Practice Area: LitigationEmployment Type: Either Contract or Direct HireSpecial Counsel is currently working with a law firm in the Virginia Beach seeking a highly experienced and professional receptionist/assistant....View Details.
Location: Norfolk, VirginiaDate Posted: 07/172017-07-17Position:Practice Area: Litigation – CivilEmployment Type: ContractA client in the Norfolk area is looking for a temporary legal assistant to assist them for about two weeks. This is an urgent opportunity that could get started as soon as this week. Please respond back if you have recently worked in a law firm and have recent personal injury...View Details.
Location: Glen Allen, VirginiaDate Posted: 07/032017-07-03Position:Practice Area: LitigationEmployment Type: Either Contract or Direct HireAre you currently looking for a position with more flexibility and freedom? The ability to make your own schedule? Then this is the job for you! Special Counsel is currently seeking a Legal Executive Assistant. This position is a work from home part time role. Roughly 10-20...View Details.
Location: Richmond, VirginiaDate Posted: 07/032017-07-03Position:Practice Area: LitigationEmployment Type: Contract To HireAn exciting TEMPORARY Criminal Defense Legal Assistant position with an awesome firm is immediately available courtesy of Special Counsel! The ideal candidate will be able to start right away and have prior legal experience OR a paralegal certificate. A successful candidate will...View Details.
Location: Norfolk, VirginiaDate Posted: 07/032017-07-03Position:Practice Area: LitigationEmployment Type: Contract To HireSpecial Counsel is currently working with a Norfolk Law Firm seeking a full time paralegal/case manager needed to manage a high volume case load. The qualified candidate will have demonstrated a track record of success in the following areas:
• Working in a fast-paced...View Details.
Location: Richmond, VirginiaDate Posted: 06/292017-06-29Position:Practice Area: LitigationEmployment Type: Direct HireAre you a Paralegal in Richmond, VA contemplating a job change but scared to start your search? Special Counsel is working with several law firms...View Details.
Location: Williamsburg , VirginiaDate Posted: 06/292017-06-29Position:Practice Area: Estate PlanningEmployment Type: Contract To HireAre you a Trusts and Estates Paralegal or Administrator and tired of working in a traditional law firm setting? Are you looking for an opportunity to join a firm with unique benefits and a more laid back environment? Or, are you simply wondering what else is out there?
Location: Richmond, VirginiaDate Posted: 06/292017-06-29Position:Practice Area: OpenEmployment Type: ContractSpecial Counsel is looking for a top notch Legal Secretary/Assistant Floater to join a law firm’s Richmond, VA office. You are an ideal candidate if you have at least five years of recent experience as a secretary or legal assistant, preferably as a floater, for a mid- to...View Details.
Location: Richmond, VirginiaDate Posted: 06/292017-06-29Position:Practice Area: LitigationEmployment Type: Either Contract or Direct HireA Commercial Litigation Paralegal job in Richmond, VA is available courtesy of Special Counsel. In this role, you will be working with an elite team of attorneys in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment. To be considered, you need at least 3 years of experience in handling...View Details.
Location: Richmond, VirginiaDate Posted: 06/262017-06-26Position:Practice Area: OpenEmployment Type: ContractAre you looking for an Attorney position in Richmond, VA with a top company and a steady 40 hour work week? If you have experience reviewing contracts, drafting documents and other letters, this could be just the right opportunity for you! In this critical position, you will...View Details.
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