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1120 Connecticut Avenue Northwest
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2020 K St NW
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Washington, D.C. 20006
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1400 I ST NW
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Washington, D.C. 20005
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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.

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  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/18
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch is working with a top Litigation Boutique Firm to bring on an Associate Attorney for their practice group in Washington, DC.
     
    Ideal Candidates Will Have
    • 1-5th years of experience (2012-2017 JD)
    • top academic credentials
    • Experience in...
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  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/18
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Immigration
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch is working with a top AmLaw Firm to bring on a Immigration Associate Attorney for their practice group in Washington, DC.
     
    Ideal Candidates Will Have
    • 1-3 years of experience (2017-2015 JD)
    • top academic credentials
    • Business...
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  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/17
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Labor & Employment
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch’s client, a thriving international technology company, is seeking to hire an Employment Counsel to fill a key role in its D.C....View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/17
    Position: IP
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Temporary
    Docketing Specialist Position Available in Downtown Washington, DC!
     
    Are you an efficient individual with the knack for producing high quality work? Do you have experience multitasking within a busy environment? If so, we would love to speak with you more about this fantastic...
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  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/17
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Securities
    Employment Type: Temporary
    A prominent law firm in downtown DC is seeking qualified candidates for a Senior Contract Corporate Attorney.
     
    Responsibilities:
    • Handle legal issues for extensive corporate matters which will include an expertise in procurement
    • Negotiate complex...
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  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/17
    Position: Marketing
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you an experienced Business Development Manager? Are you ready to take the next step in your career? If so, this position with an Am Law firm in DC...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/17
    Position: Admin Legal Support
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Legal Administrative Assistant Position Available in Downtown Washington, DC!
     
    Are you an efficient individual with the knack for producing high quality work? Do you have experience multitasking within a busy environment? If so, we would love to speak with you more about this...
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  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/17
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Paralegal
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a legal professional who demonstrates sincere dedication to producing excellent work product? Are you seeking an opportunity to showcase your abilities in a law firm that respects its paralegals and expects them to be capable of substantive projects? If so, look no further! This...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/17
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a recent graduate looking for an entryway into the legal field? If so, this may be the position for you! A major DC law firm is looking to hire an entry-level legal secretary to support their busy attorneys. This is a fantastic opportunity to challenge yourself and to work...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/16
    Position: Admin Legal Support
    Practice Area: International Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to work for a renowned international law firm? Would you be thrilled to translate your administrative skills into an exciting practice with a respected team of attorneys? If so, you may be a perfect fit for this practice assistant position. In this role, you would be...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/16
    Position: Human Resources
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A distinguished international law firm with in Washington, DC is seeking qualified hardworking and dedicated individuals for a Legal Professional Development Manager position. In this exciting role, you will work closely with Regional Talent Development in all aspects of recruitment,...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/12
    Position: Administrative Assistant
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    Are you a reliable individual who demonstrates a sincere sense of dedication to everything you do? Are you looking for a challenging work environment with the opportunity for personal growth? Do you live in Northern Virginia and are eagerly searching for a short commute your next job? If...View Details.
  • Location: Arlington, Virginia
    Date Posted: 07/12
    Position: Administrative Assistant
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Looking to cut your commute in half? Special Counsel is seeking a legal support professional to join a top-rated law firm in Arlington, VA. This individual will assist multiple departments primarily with administrative work and client management. Qualified candidates will have a can-do...View Details.
  • Location: Tysons Corner, Virginia
    Date Posted: 07/10
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A top client of Parker + Lynch is seeking a Senior Counsel to fill a key role in its Northern Virginia office.  This is an exciting opportunity to...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 07/10
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Immigration
    Employment Type: Temporary
    Immigration Specialist Position Available in Downtown Washington, DC!
    Are you an efficient individual with knowledge of employment based immigration? Do you have experience multitasking within a busy environment? If so, we would love to speak with you more about this fantastic...
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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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