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: Suffolk, VirginiaDate Posted: 04/202017-04-20Position:Practice Area: Real PropertyEmployment Type: ContractA temporary real estate paralegal job in Suffolk, VA is currently available courtesy of Special Counsel. The ideal candidate for this position will be positive, pay attention to detail, and have strong organizational and time management skills. If you are looking for work/life...View Details.
Location: Norfolk, VirginiaDate Posted: 04/182017-04-18Position:Practice Area: OpenEmployment Type: Contract To HireOur client has an immediate hiring need for an experienced collections specialist in Norfolk, Virginia. If you are a collector with two or more years of experience, this role could mean a significant increase in your hourly rate and bonus pay!
Location: Norfolk, VirginiaDate Posted: 04/182017-04-18Position:Practice Area: OpenEmployment Type: Contract To HireSpecial Counsel has a legal assistant job in Norfolk, Virginia. Ideally you should have at least one year of experience with the garnishment process...View Details.
Location: Richmond, VirginiaDate Posted: 04/172017-04-17Position:Practice Area: ParalegalEmployment Type: Either Contract or Direct HireA Permanent Personal Injury Paralegal Job in Richmond, VA is currently available courtesy of Special Counsel. To be considered for this opportunity,...View Details.
Location: Richmond, VirginiaDate Posted: 04/172017-04-17Position:Practice Area: LitigationEmployment Type: Direct HireThe Special Counsel currently has a need for a SUPERSTAR Litigation Paralegal – to assist with litigation as well as some corporate...View Details.
Location: Richmond, VirginiaDate Posted: 04/172017-04-17Position: AttorneyPractice Area: LitigationEmployment Type: ContractWould you like to assist a local corporation on a highly confidential and classified project? If so, this Healthcare Contract Attorney job in...View Details.
Location: Yorktown, VirginiaDate Posted: 04/172017-04-17Position:Practice Area: Estate PlanningEmployment Type: Contract To HireOur client in the Yorktown area is a reputable, local law firm in search of a professional, seasoned Estates Planning Paralegal with experience drafting and preparing estate planning documents. The ideal candidate must enjoy meeting with clients and developing rapport. Experience with...View Details.
Location: Richmond, VirginiaDate Posted: 04/142017-04-14Position:Practice Area: OpenEmployment Type: ContractDo you have experience in commercial contracts? Are you confident with cradle-to-grave contract negotiation? Do you have an ambition to work in-house? Then look no further! Special Counsel is currently working with a corporation that is in need of a temporary contracts attorney....View Details.
Location: Glen Allen, VirginiaDate Posted: 04/142017-04-14Position: Legal SecretaryPractice Area: OpenEmployment Type: Contract To HireSpecial Counsel is currently assisting a large corporate client Richmond, Virginia fill their need for a strong and experienced COMMERCIAL LITIGATION PARALEGAL. This is a contract to hire position and the candidate for the job will possess at least 3 years of experience...View Details.
Location: Richmond, VirginiaDate Posted: 04/112017-04-11Position:Practice Area: Workers CompEmployment Type: Either Contract or Direct HireSpecial Counsel is currently recruiting for a Workers' Compensation Assistant/Paralegal. For the right candidate, this could be a direct hire/permanent position. If you have plaintiff or defense experience, we want to talk to you! This position will handle pre-litigation through the...View Details.
Location: Fairfax, VirginiaDate Posted: 04/112017-04-11Position:Practice Area: Workers CompEmployment Type: Contract To HireSpecial Counsel is currently recruiting for a Legal Assistant Job in the Fairfax, VA area. In this role, you will be responsible for supporting functions in a fast-paced and professional atmosphere. If you have at least a year of strong experience working in a law firm environment, this...View Details.
Location: Baton Rouge , LouisianaDate Posted: 04/102017-04-10Position:Practice Area: ParalegalEmployment Type: Long Term TemporarySpecial Counsel has an exciting new Corporate Bankruptcy Paralegal job in the Baton Rouge, LA area! Do you have at least three (3) years of experience working for a publicly-traded company where you handled bankruptcy matters, worked with commercial loan workouts or reviewed...View Details.
Location: Glen Allen, VirginiaDate Posted: 04/062017-04-06Position:Practice Area: LitigationEmployment Type: Direct HireA Personal Injury Paralegal Job in Northern Virginia is currently available courtesy of Special Counsel. To be considered for this opportunity, you must have at least 3 years' experience in a similar role. We are looking for candidates with solid technical,...View Details.
Location: Richmond, VirginiaDate Posted: 04/052017-04-05Position:Practice Area: Workers CompEmployment Type: ContractA temporary legal file clerk is available via Special Counsel. Our client is looking for someone with law firm experience that is interested in a short term contract assignment. If you are interested and available to start in the next 2-3 weeks please read below.
Location: Northern, VirginiaDate Posted: 04/042017-04-04Position:Practice Area: Trust & EstatesEmployment Type: Contract To HireAn estate planning paralegal job in Northern Virginia is available courtesy of Special Counsel. To be considered, you must have an Associates Degree, Bachelor’s Degree, and/or a Paralegal Certificate with at least five years of law firm experience. Strong drafting and estate...View Details.
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