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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: 05/26
    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: 05/26
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a corporate attorney looking for an opportunity to work directly with a mentoring partner? Do you have experience in public company work and mergers and acquisitions? If so, this Corporate Associate Attorney job in San Diego, CA may be the right one for you. This is an outstanding...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 05/26
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    An Energy Associate job with one of the most prestigious firms in the country is immediately available in San Diego, CA courtesy of Parker + Lynch Legal, the attorney search division of Special Counsel!  This is an excellent opportunity to work with an impressive group of attorneys...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 05/26
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Municipal Finance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Public Finance Attorney job in San Diego, California is now available.  To be considered for this, you must have at least two years of relevant transactional experience.  Competitive compensation and benefits available.
     
    The Public Finance Attorney Job...
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  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 05/26
    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 one of San Diego’s premier Litigation Firms and their leading Litigation Partner. As the Paralegal, you will be working side by side...
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  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 05/26
    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 minimum of 2 years’ experience, and a degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Applied Physics, or...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 05/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Patent Prosecution Associate job with one of the hottest IP practices in the country is immediately available in San Diego, CA courtesy of Parker + Lynch Legal, the attorney search division of Special Counsel!  Consideration requires at least two years of large law firm experience...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego , California
    Date Posted: 05/25
    Position:
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Potential
    Special Counsel has an immediate opening for a Direct Hire Real Estate Paralegal job in San Diego, CA! This opportunity is with a well-known firm that has a great office culture! The Real Estate Paralegal will be responsible for performing high level, substantive work for...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 05/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Labor & Employment
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is recruiting for an experience Labor & Employment Attorney for a contract opportunity located downtown.  This position will support the firm’s busy Labor & Employment group in advising and serving clients.  
     
    Responsibilities...
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  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 05/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Workers Comp
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Workers' Compensation Associate job in San Diego, CA is currently available with one of Special Counsel’s clients.  To be considered for this opportunity, you must have at least two years of relevant litigation experience, preferably defense experience.  You will...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 05/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Technology Transactional Associate job with one of the most prestigious firms in the country is immediately available in San Diego, CA courtesy of Parker + Lynch Legal, the attorney search division of Special Counsel!  The firm’s clients include some of the most innovative...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 05/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Tax/Trusts and Estates Attorney job in San Diego, California with a prestigious firm has just become available.  To be considered for this opportunity you must have a minimum of two years of experience and an LLM.  This attorney will be in the tax department.  Excellent...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 05/25
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    A Paralegal Job is available in San Diego, California through Special Counsel! Do you have three to five years of experience as paralegal and you are looking into growing your career in a niche market? Our client is looking for a quick learner that can grow to be an integral asset to...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 05/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    An Emerging Companies & Venture Capital Associate job with one a premier, national law firm is immediately available in San Diego, CA courtesy of...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 05/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Patent Litigation Associate job with one of the hottest IP practices in the country is immediately available in San Diego, CA courtesy of Parker + Lynch Legal, the attorney search division of Special Counsel!  Consideration requires at least two years of large law firm experience...View Details.
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