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Special Counsel Special Counsel
225 Broadway, Suite 1150
San Diego, CA 92101 Phone: 619.230.7680 Fax: 619.230.7685
Special Counsel Information Governance
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: 07/21
    Position:
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is looking for a Litigation Secretary for an incredible opportunity in San Diego!
     
    Our client is a prominent Litigation Firm in San Diego who is looking to add an experienced Litigation Secretary to their tight knit team. This firm consistently promotes from...
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  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Immigration
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is recruiting for an Immigration Paralegal for one of our top clients in the UTC area.
     
    This firm boasts a casual,...
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  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel has been engaged by an innovative and rapidly growing California-based law firm to assist with an exciting new search!  The firm is seeking entrepreneurial attorneys to join them as a Partner and help them grow nationally. The firm’s business model provides...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego , California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    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 workView Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    Position: Project Assistant
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Potential
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting for an Intellectual Property Assistant job in San Diego, California! This opportunity is with an extremely...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Potential
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting for an Intellectual Property Paralegal job in San Diego, CA! Our client, a Global Corporation, is looking to...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    Position: Admin Legal Support
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is looking for a Legal Research/Drafting Assistant for our client, a well-known Immigration Firm in San Diego. This firm does business...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting for a Direct Hire Litigation Paralegal job in Downtown San Diego. This opportunity is with a well-known firm...View Details.
  • Location: La Jolla, California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    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: 07/21
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting for a Contract Commercial Real Estate Paralegal Job in San Diego, California! Our client is looking for sharp...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting for a Corporate Paralegal position in San Diego, CA! This opportunity is with a well-established Corporate...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    Position: Contracts Administrator
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting for a Temporary Contracts Administrator role for a well-known corporate in San Diego.
     
    Our client...
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  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel has an immediate opening for a Direct Hire Construction Defect Litigation Paralegal job in San Diego, CA!  If you have experience...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel’s San Diego office is currently recruiting for a Patent Prosecution Paralegal job in San Diego, California!
     
    We are...
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  • Location: Scripps Ranch, California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    Position:
    Practice Area: Estate Planning
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Special Counsel San Diego is currently recruiting for a Part-Time Estate Planning Legal Secretary job with a client in the Scripps Ranch area. This is a long-term part-time position with a local firm.
     
    In this role, you would be doing administrative work, processing estate...
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