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Special Counsel Special Counsel
1920 L Street Northwest, Suite 550
Washington, D.C. 20036 Phone: 202.737.3436 Fax: 202.776.0084
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1150 17th Street, NW, #401
Washington, D.C. 20036 Phone: 202.261.7200 Toll Free: 1.888.399.TRAK
Fax: 202.466.4499
Special Counsel TurnKey Legal Center
1120 Connecticut Avenue Northwest
Suite 350
Washington, D.C. 20036
Special Counsel TurnKey Legal Center
1301 Pennsylvania Avenue, Suite 200
Washington, D.C. 20004
Special Counsel TurnKey Legal Center
1920 L Street Northwest, Suite 550
Washington, D.C. 20036
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1155 Connecticut Avenue Northwest
Suite 200
Washington, D.C. 20036 Phone: 202.289.2260 Toll Free: 800.FOR.DEPO
Fax: 202.289.2221
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1920 L Street Northwest
Suite 550
Washington, D.C. 20036 Phone: 202.223.7630 Toll Free: 866.758.0056
Fax: 202.289.2221

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.

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  • Location: Maclean, Virginia
    Date Posted: 07/22
    Position: Contracts Administrator
    Practice Area: Technology
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire

    An IT Contracts Administrator position is available courtesy of Special Counsel in McLean, VA. To be considered for this position, you must have a minimum of 2 years IT contracts administration... View Details

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/11
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire

    A Tax Attorney job in Washington, D.C. at a boutique law firm is immediately available.  This is a unique opportunity, as the practice is focused on a relatively new federal regulation - the... View Details

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/11
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Banking and Commercial Finance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire

    A Financial Institutions Attorney position at one of Washington, D.C.'s top law firms is now available. Our client's growing Financial Institutions Group seeks an Associate with two or more... View Details

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/10
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Securities
    Employment Type: Contract

    A Long Term Temporary Corporate Attorney Job in the Washington, D.C. area is being sought by Special Counsel.  To be considered for this position, you must be an attorney barred in the U.S. and... View Details

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/10
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: ERISA Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire

    An Employee Benefits 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 two to five years high-level relevant work... View Details

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/10
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire

    A Tax 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 high-level relevant work experience then... View Details

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/09
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Bankruptcy Law
    Employment Type: Contract

    A document review position is available courtesy of Special Counsel in Washington, D.C starting as soon as possible. To be considered for this position, you must be active D.C. barred and in good... View Details

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/08
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire

    A Corporate and Securities Attorney job has opened up in the Washington, D.C. area and we’re working to find the right candidate.  If you have at least two years’ high-level... View Details

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/08
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire

    We have an unprecedented 8 LAW FIRM CLIENTS in Washington, D.C. who are now seeking corporate/transactional attorneys!

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/02
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Antitrust
    Employment Type: Contract

    A Junior Paralegal position is available courtesy of Special Counsel in Washington, D.C. To be considered for this position, you must have a Bachelor’s degree and be able to work independently... View Details