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1400 I ST NW, Suite 325
Washington, D.C. 20005 Phone: 202.737.3436 Fax: 202.776.0084
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1400 I St. NW, Suite #325
Washington, D.C. 20005 Phone: 202.737.3436 Fax: 202.776.0084
Special Counsel TurnKey Legal Center
1120 Connecticut Avenue Northwest
Suite 350
Washington, D.C. 20036
Special Counsel TurnKey Legal Center
1776 I Street NW, Suite 575
Washington, D.C. 20006
Special Counsel TurnKey Legal Center
1400 I ST NW, Suite 325
Washington, D.C. 20005
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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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1400 I ST NW
Suite 325
Washington, D.C. 20005 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: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 04/20
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Temp-To-Hire
    Are you an efficient individual with the ability to produce high-quality work? Do you have experience multitasking within a busy environment? If so, this job might be for you! One of DC’s most prestigious firms is looking to bring on an entry-level paralegal to assist with their...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 04/20
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Contracts Law
    Employment Type: Temp-To-Hire
    Are you a junior to mid-level paralegal looking for a change? Do you have experience reviewing and drafting contracts? Does the thought of joining a non-profit organization excite you? If so, this paralegal opportunity may be a great fit for you! Special Counsel is seeking candidates who...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 04/17
    Position: Other
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a legal support professional with at least one year of docketing experience? Do you have an interest in taking your career to the next level by working with an AmLaw 100 firm? This may be the position for you! Special Counsel is currently working with a major DC firm in need of an...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 04/17
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Securities
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you an attorney with at least two years of experience with commodity derivatives? Would you like to work in the D.C. office of a prestigious global law firm with a busy group?
     
    A top-notch firm is seeking a mid-level associate to provide strategic legal guidance on...
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  • Location: Washington , District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 04/14
    Position: Management
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Do you have previous managerial experience? Are you comfortable building new projects and initiatives to address workload challenges and improve existing infrastructures? Then this may be the role for you! Special Counsel is working with an Am Law 100 firm that is looking to hire a...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 04/14
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal is working with a top AmLaw firm in Washington, DC on a search for a Corporate Attorney with mergers and acquisitions experience. This firm offers sophisticated work and prides itself mentorship and business development opportunities.
     
    Qualified candidates...
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  • Location: Tysons Corner, Virginia
    Date Posted: 04/13
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch is working on an unposted opportunity for a Construction Litigation Associate at an excellent boutique firm in Northern Virginia. This...View Details.
  • Location: Rockville, Maryland
    Date Posted: 04/12
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Government Contracts
    Employment Type: Long Term Temporary
    Do you have experience in government and commercial contracts? Are you confident with cradle-to-grave contract negotiation? Do you have an ambition to go in-house? Then look no further! Special Counsel is currently working with a major business and technology consulting corporation that...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 04/11
    Position:
    Practice Area: Environmental Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    One of Parker + Lynch's most prestigious clients seeks a Project Finance Associate for its Washington, DC office. The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of experience, excellent academic credentials, and a passion for the field.
     
    If you are qualified for this...
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  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 04/11
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Antitrust
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a litigator with at least two years of experience with antitrust cases? Would you like to work in the D.C. office of a plaintiff's litigation firm which gives you a share of litigation proceeds and origination credit as an associate?
     
    An excellent plaintiff's...
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  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 04/11
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: International Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal is currently assisting a prestigious boutique law firm, with a national and international presence, in its search for lateral partners in Washington, DC.  Our client is searching for candidates who practice in a variety of areas including international trade,...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 04/11
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: International Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    One of Parker + Lynch's most prestigious clients seeks a junior International Trade lawyer for its Washington, DC office. The ideal candidate will have experience with trade remedies, WTO dispute settlements, international policy work, and export controls and sanctions. Foreign...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 04/10
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you an accomplished legal professional hoping to make a career out of being a paralegal? Are you a self-starter who handles work with a sense of...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 04/07
    Position: Technical Support
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a tech savvy individual? Special Counsel is currently seeking talented candidates for a Litigation Support Analyst position! A top DC law firm is looking for results oriented candidates with strong knowledge of document management systems to join a fast-paced and collaborative...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 04/07
    Position: Administrative Assistant
    Practice Area: Client Will Not Disclose
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Part-Time Office Administrative Assistant Job in Washington, DC
     
    Are you looking for part-time administrative work at a law firm? Can you...
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