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Special Counsel Washington, D.C.

Since 1987, the Washington, D.C. branch of Special Counsel has been a pillar of strength in the local legal market. We consistently rank as the market’s leading provider of temporary staffing, temporary-to-hire placement, and direct-hire search and placement of attorneys and paralegals, with clients ranging from Am Law Top 25 firms, to mid-size boutiques and solo practitioners, to Fortune 100 corporations and government agencies. Our effective recruiting and placement methods have earned us an unmatched reputation for successful project management.

In addition to being the leading temporary legal staffing agency in the nation’s capital, we are known as the "go-to" source for niche, complex opportunities, placing highly skilled legal professionals on long-term projects or in permanent positions.

Conveniently located in the famed "K Street Corridor" in the hub of the west-end business district, our Washington, D.C. 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 antitrust and intellectual property
  • Custom solutions in workload management in a wide range of practice areas, including anti-trust second requests, IP litigation, FCPA investigations, and regulatory and compliance matters
  • Staffing and management of on-site and off-site document review teams, discovery and eDiscovery projects
  • On-demand access to three configurable TurnKey Legal Centers, specifically designed to provide 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:

  • The District of Columbia Bar (DCBAR)
  • National Capital Area Paralegal Association (NCAPA)
  • International Paralegal Management Association (IPMA)
  • Women in E-Discovery (WiE)
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA)
  • National Women’s Law Center (NWLC)

Recent Legal Job Postings in Washington, D.C.

Jobs 1-15 of 24
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 09/30
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Any
    Attorney with lending experience needed for a temporary position courtesy of Special Counsel in Washington, D.C.  To be considered for this position, you will have a lending background and ideally would have experience in representing lenders on Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae loans.... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 09/30
    Position: Other
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Any
    A Client Billing Specialist job is available right now courtesy of Special Counsel in Washington, D.C.! If you have 5+ years of experience with AmLaw law firm legal billing and invoice management, you may be a great candidate.  Our client is looking for individuals that are... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 09/29
    Position: Document Reviewer
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Any
    A Document Review Position is available courtesy of Special Counsel in Washington, D.C. To be considered for this position, you must be a barred in the District of Columbia. Prior document review experience using Relativity is preferred. This project is expected to last one month working... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 09/24
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Any
      
    A Non-Profit Attorney Position is available courtesy of Special Counsel in Washington, D.C. To be considered for this position, you must have a minimum of five years experience. The firm is looking for someone to work around 6 hours a day with an immediate start.... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 09/24
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Any
    A Litigation Attorney Position is available courtesy of Special Counsel in Washington, D.C. To be considered for this position, you must have a minimum of 5 years experience. The firm is looking to hire immediately. Compensation commensurate with experience. This is a temporary... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 09/23
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Any
    We have a need for a corporate attorney with Farsi language skills.  To be considered for this position, you must be able to read, write and speak fluent Farsi.  Prior international corporate transaction experience is a plus.  You must be licenses to practice in the... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 09/23
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: International Law
    Employment Type: Any
    A Spanish Speaking Legal Assistant job is available courtesy of Special Counsel in Washington, D.C. To be considered for this position, you must have a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA of 3.4 and must have native level Spanish fluency. This is a permanent... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 09/19
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Any
    A Tax Associate Attorney job has opened up in the Washington, D.C. area, and we are working to find the right candidate.  If you have at least three to five years of high-level relevant work experience then we want to speak with you.  You will have the chance to make a real... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 09/18
    Position: Document Reviewer
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Any
    A Russian Document Review position is available courtesy of Special Counsel in New York City. To be considered for this position, you must be fluent in Russian and be willing to take a language test and be barred in any state. Prior document review experience is preferred. These positions... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 09/16
    Position: Other
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is expanding its team and accepting resumes for a Legal Recruiter job in Washington, D.C. Special Counsel is the largest full-service legal staffing and recruiting company in the country.  The Legal Recruiter will work with law firm and corporate legal departments to... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 09/16
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Immigration
    Employment Type: Any
    A Business Immigration Paralegal job is available courtesy of Special Counsel in Washington, D.C. To be considered for this position, you must have a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 2 years’ experience as a business immigration paralegal. This is a permanent position.... View Details
  • Location: Baltimore, Maryland
    Date Posted: 09/14
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Any
    A French Document Review Project is available courtesy Special Counsel in Baltimore, MD. Please contact us if you are interested. Must be active and in good standing in any jurisdiction.
     
    Start: ASAP
    Duration: approx. 1-2 weeks
    Pace:  10-12 hrs/day
    Rates: $38/hr ... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 09/12
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Any
    Are you in search of an elite Commercial Real Estate Associate Attorney Job in the Washington, DC area?  Then look no further than this exceptional opportunity from Special Counsel.  Successful candidates will have three or more years’ relevant sophisticated experience.... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 09/11
    Position: Document Reviewer
    Practice Area: Labor & Employment
    Employment Type: Any
    A Document Review Position is available courtesy of Special Counsel in Washington, D.C.  To be considered for this position, you must be a barred in the District of Columbia (active and in good standing).  We are looking for DC barred attorneys to work on a temporary basis for a... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 09/11
    Position: Document Reviewer
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Any
    A Document Review Position is available courtesy of Special Counsel in Washington, D.C.  To be considered for this position, you must be a barred in the District of Columbia (active and in good standing).  We are looking for DC barred attorneys to work on a temporary basis for a... View Details