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Special Counsel Special Counsel
2055 Gateway Place, Suite 300
San Jose, CA 95110 Phone: 408.962.6794

Special Counsel Silicon Valley

Special Counsel’s Silicon Valley office works with leading law firms and in-house legal departments to source top attorneys, paralegals, and legal support staff on a permanent and temporary basis.

Our tenured staff has unmatched experience delivering staffing solutions to law firms of all sizes and most of the Bay Area’s top corporate legal departments, as well as procuring offsite space to house document reviews. We have a strong reputation for legal expertise and building consultative relationships with legal professionals in our local market and throughout the state. In fact, Special Counsel’s Bay Area offices have been recognized as one of the top legal agencies by The Recorder since 2007.

Conveniently located in San Jose, our Silicon Valley 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, including technology transactions and regulatory attorneys
  • Staffing and management of on-site and off-site document review teams, discovery and eDiscovery projects
  • 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:

  • Asian American Bar Association (AABA)
  • Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom (BALIF)
  • National Asia Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA)
  • Association of Legal Administrators (ALA)
  • International Paralegal Management Association (IPMA)
  • Bay Area Legal Recruitment Association (BALRA)

Recent Legal Job Postings near Silicon Valley

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  • Location: Palo Alto, California
    Date Posted: 05/19
    Position: Human Resources
    Practice Area: Labor & Employment
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Recruiting Coordinator-Palo Alto
     
    My client, a leading international law firm providing innovative legal solutions to many of the world's top financial institutions and Fortune Global 500 companies, as an immediate opening in their Talent Management department in their ...
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  • Location: Palo Alto, California
    Date Posted: 05/17
    Position: Admin Legal Support
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Patent Legal Secretary- Palo Alto
     
    Our client, recognized as the leader in providing legal and business advice to technology and growth companies, as an immediate opening for a Patent Legal Secretary within their Patent and Innovation Strategies group
     
    The ideal...
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  • Location: Mountain View, California
    Date Posted: 05/16
    Position: Contracts Administrator
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Contracts Specialist (1 Year Contract) Mountain View
     
    Our client Google, has an opening for a Contracts Specialist.  
     
    Project Overview:
    General procurement manages all deals and partnerships that relate to engineering services across the entire...
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  • Location: Redwood City, California
    Date Posted: 05/16
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Temp-To-Hire
    Corporate Counsel (Temp-to-Hire)
     
    Our client, a world class game developer and publisher, has an immediate opening for (Temp-to-Hire) Corporate Counsel.  
    Responsibilities include;
    • Collaborate and advise management on a broad range of complex legal,...
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  • Location: San Jose, California
    Date Posted: 05/16
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Litigation Paralegal-San Jose
     
    Our client, an established and dynamic law firm with offices in downtown San Jose and Palo Alto, is currently seeking a full-time professional Litigation Paralegal in its San Jose office.  This is an excellent opportunity for a...
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  • Location: San Jose, California
    Date Posted: 05/15
    Position: Records
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Legal Office Clerk-San Jose
     
    Are you looking for entry level experience in a top tier law firm?!
    Our client, the largest U.S-based representative of management in employment matters, is seeking a legal office clerk to assist with a scanning/paperless project. (May 22...
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  • Location: Sunnyvale, California
    Date Posted: 05/10
    Position: Administrative Assistant
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Temporary
    Our client, Google, is seeking a contract Legal Operations Assistant (Bilingual English and Russian)
     
    As a Legal Operations Assistant in Online Product Support, you will work directly with a fast-paced global team including legal, product leads, communications and policy. You...
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  • Location: San Carlos, California
    Date Posted: 05/09
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Litigation Attorney (Contract to Hire)
     
    Our client, an established boutique law firm in San Carlos, is seeking an immediate part-time/full-time litigation attorney. This can be approximately 75% remote work.  Candidates will have 5-8 years of employment, trade secret,...
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  • Location: San Jose, California
    Date Posted: 05/05
    Position: Admin Legal Support
    Practice Area: Technology
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    Our client, a cutting-edge software company in San Jose, is seeking a Contracts Administrator within their legal department.  The contracts administrator duties include; administrative duties, including acting as a gatekeeper, contract support in various capacities, software...View Details.
  • Location: San Jose/Palo Alto, California
    Date Posted: 05/04
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Estate Planning Paralegal-Palo Alto/SanJose
     
    A well-established law firm with offices in downtown San Jose and in Palo Alto, has an immediate opening for an experienced Estate Planning Paralegal with its Family Wealth & Tax Planning department in its San Jose or...
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  • Location: Palo Alto, California
    Date Posted: 05/03
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Contract
     
    Intellectual Property & Litigation Paralegal
     
    Job Type: Full Time (contract)
     
    Location: Palo Alto
     
    Job Description: In-house intellectual property & litigation paralegal or manager for 3-to-4-month engagement. Minimum requirement is a...
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  • Location: Mid-Peninsula , California
    Date Posted: 05/02
    Position: Admin Legal Support
    Practice Area: Administrative Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Senior Office Administrator- Mid-Peninsula $190-$210K
     
    Our client, a leading global law firm and "A Fortune Best Company to...
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  • Location: San Jose, California
    Date Posted: 05/01
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Corporate Paralegal- San Jose
     
    Our client, one of the largest and oldest law firms in San Jose serving the business and regulatory...
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  • Location: San Jose, California
    Date Posted: 05/01
    Position: Secretary
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Legal Assistant-San Jose
     
    A mid-sized law firm in San Jose, has an immediate opening for a Litigation Assistant with Land Use & Municipal Law support experience. At least 5 years of stable employment experience supporting multiple attorneys with advanced knowledge...
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  • Location: San Jose, California
    Date Posted: 05/01
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Securities
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Title:  Corporate Attorney
     
    Our client, a well-established Silicon Valley technology company, has a several-month-long need for a Corporate Attorney with 6+ years of experience.  The ideal candidate will have experience reviewing negotiating and drafting contracts...
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