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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: Santa Clara, California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a Corporate Paralegal interested in working in-house?  Our client, a Silicon Valley Technology Company, is in search for a Corporate...View Details.
  • Location: Palo Alto, California
    Date Posted: 07/21
    Position:
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Our client, an Am Law 100 Law Firm in the Silicon Valley, is seeking a Corporate Paralegal to join their team.  
     
    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
    • Experience with private and public company financings and mergers.
    • Experience with...View Details.
  • Location: Mountain View, California
    Date Posted: 07/20
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    Our client, a Silicon Valley technology company, is seeking a Legal Operations Specialist.  
     
    Responsibilities:
    • Intensive legal research
    • Cross-check and ensure the correctness of legal information and requirements
    • Ensure legal requirements...View Details.
  • Location: Palo Alto , California
    Date Posted: 07/19
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Our client, an Am Law 100 law firm, is seeking a Research Analyst to join their team.  
     
    Research Analyst
    • At least 1 year of experience working in a law firm.
    • Knowledge of legal material, databases, and search platforms.
    • Ability to...View Details.
  • Location: San Jose, California
    Date Posted: 07/19
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Our client, a well-established law firm in the Silicon Valley, is in search for a contract paralegal to assist their Patent Group!
     
    PATENT PARALEGAL:
    • Minimum 1 year of U.S. patent prosecution experience.
    • Experience preparing and submitting Information...View Details.
  • Location: San Jose, California
    Date Posted: 07/19
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a Litigation Paralegal with commercial litigation experience?  Interested in joining a highly skilled team in the heart of the Silicon...View Details.
  • Location: San Jose, California
    Date Posted: 07/11
    Position:
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
     
    Our client, a technology company in the Silicon Valley, is seeking a Privacy Attorney to assist with privacy and data protection, and GDPR compliance.
     
    PRIVACY ATTORNEY
    • Assist with data processing for GDPR compliance
    • Assist with preparing...View Details.
  • Location: San Jose, California
    Date Posted: 07/07
    Position:
    Practice Area: Estate Planning
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Our client, a Law Firm in the heart of the Silicon Valley, is seeking an Estate Planning Paralegal to join their team.  
     
    ESTATE PLANNING PARALEGAL:
    • Experience preparing Revocable Trusts and Irrevocable Trusts, Wills, Power of Attorney, Deeds, Trust...View Details.
  • Location: San Jose, California
    Date Posted: 07/07
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    Our client, a Silicon Valley Law Firm, is seeking an IP litigation attorney for a contract role.  
     
    IP LITIGATION ATTORNEY
    • Experience with patent litigation, ideally at least 5 years of experience
    • Experience with design patent although some...View Details.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
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