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Special Counsel Special Counsel
225 Broadway, Suite 1150 San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: 619.230.7680 Fax: 619.230.7685
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225 Broadway, Suite 1150 San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: 619.230.7692 Fax: 619.230.7685
Special Counsel TurnKey Legal Center
225 Broadway, Suite 1150 San Diego, CA 92101

Special Counsel San Diego

Since 1999, Special Counsel has been the leading provider of attorney and paralegal search, as well as legal project staffing and document review solutions, to the San Diego legal community.

Our highly tenured recruiting staff, comprised of licensed attorneys and other former legal professionals, has more than 30 years of combined experience supporting clients of all sizes; from solo practitioners to midsize and large law firms, as well as Fortune 500 corporations and government entities.

Conveniently located downtown, our San Diego 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 the tech and biotech industries
  • 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:

  • San Diego County Bar Association (SDCBA)
  • San Diego Paralegal Association (SDPA)
  • San Diego Legal Secretaries Association (SDLSA)
  • Association of Legal Administrators (ALA)
  • San Diego Chapter - Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC-SD)

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Recent Legal Job Postings in San Diego

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  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 09/22
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently looking for an IP Litigation Attorney to work on a remote project for an IP Boutique law firm with a national practice!
     
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  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 09/22
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    An Intellectual Property Attorney job in San Diego, California is now available with a top ranked firm.  You must have at least two years of experience with patents and/ or trademarks. This is a great opportunity for a wealth of growth and development.  If you are seeking an...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 09/22
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Bankruptcy Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Bankruptcy and Creditor Rights Litigation Associate
     
    Would you like to work closely with senior lawyers on high-stakes litigation and...
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  • Location: La Jolla, California
    Date Posted: 09/22
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting for a fast-growing litigation firm San Diego!  This is an awesome firm; aside from the free parking,...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 09/22
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Litigation Associate job in San Diego, CA is available now via Special Counsel. If you have at least two years of experience, then you may be the perfect candidate for this incredible opportunity. If you seek a career that provides mentoring at all levels, and a good work/life balance,...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 09/22
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting for a very exciting Litigation Paralegal job in San Diego, California!
     
    This opportunity is with...
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  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 09/22
    Position: Secretary
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    A Legal Secretary job is immediately available in the San Diego area through Special Counsel! This is a great opportunity to work with a well-known firm and a group of friendly, experienced attorneys.
     
    This position will involve supporting attorneys in a legal setting,...
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  • Location: San Diego , California
    Date Posted: 09/22
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Securities
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you an Associate Attorney with white collar and securities litigation experience in a large law firm?  Are you a corporate associate looking...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego , California
    Date Posted: 09/21
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Health Care
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Healthcare Attorney Opportunity
     
    We have a need for a Healthcare Attorney in San Diego currently available with a top regional firm courtesy of Parker + Lynch. If you're ready for a change and the opportunity to work with a thriving practice, this may be the perfect job...
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  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 09/21
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Patent Prosecution Associate job in San Diego, CA is immediately available courtesy of Parker + Lynch Legal!  Consideration requires at least...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 09/21
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Patent Agent position with a top Am Law firm has just become available in San Diego.  To be considered for this opportunity, you must have a...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 09/21
    Position: Administrative Assistant
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    A Legal Assistant Job is currently available in San Diego through Special Counsel!
     
    We are looking for an articulate, sharp candidate with the ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment. Our client rewards their associates with competitive salaries,...
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  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 09/21
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    A Temporary Contract Attorney Job is available through Special Counsel in San Diego, CA! A local software corporation is seeking a Contract Attorney to work with their team on contracts and agreements. This opportunity could provide you with great experience under an established legal...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 09/21
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is hiring an Operations Coordinator to join our team in San Diego, California. This is a great opportunity to join an experienced team...View Details.
  • Location: Rancho Cucamonga, California
    Date Posted: 09/20
    Position:
    Practice Area: Health Care
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal, the Attorney Search Division of Special Counsel, is representing a health plan located in Southern California, east of Los...View Details.
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