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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.
Location: Washington, District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 01/192017-01-19Position: ParalegalPractice Area: ImmigrationEmployment Type: Direct HireAn immigration paralegal job in Washington, D.C. is available via Special Counsel. We're looking for a talented immigration paralegal to work on employment based visas, mainly H1 visas in the Washington, D.C. office of a Top Tier Law Firm.
This person will have significant...View Details.
Location: Washington, District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 01/192017-01-19Position: Executive AssistantPractice Area: Administrative AsstEmployment Type: Direct HireA major DC law firm is looking to hire a top-notch Executive Assistant to support one of their Litigation partners. The position would give the...View Details.
Location: Washington, District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 01/182017-01-18Position: Contracts AdministratorPractice Area: OpenEmployment Type: TemporaryContracts Administrator Job in Washington, D.C. Would you like to work for a corporate legal team doing review, negotiation, and redlining of contracts?
Special Counsel has an immediate need for a Contract Administrator to work on a temporary basis for 2-4 months at a...View Details.
Location: Washington, District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 01/182017-01-18Position: AdministrativePractice Area: InsuranceEmployment Type: TemporaryCorporate Administrative Assistant Job in Washington, DC
Are you ready to get your career moving? Do you consider yourself a detail-oriented multitasker who is eager to learn? If so, this may be the position for you! A large corporation in DC is seeking a temporary administrative...View Details.
Location: Washington, District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 01/172017-01-17Position: AdministrativePractice Area: Administrative AsstEmployment Type: Direct HireSpecial Counsel is looking for talented entry-level candidates for a myriad of legal support positions! Our team of skilled recruiters are working with...View Details.
Location: Arlington, VirginiaDate Posted: 01/172017-01-17Position: AttorneyPractice Area: TelecommunicationsEmployment Type: Direct HireWould you like to work at a prestigious boutique firm in the Washington, DC metro area with an international presence?? This is a chance to join a team of tenured partners who work on sophisticated telecommunications and media transactions....View Details.
Location: Washington, District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 01/132017-01-13Position:Practice Area: Banking and Commercial FinanceEmployment Type: Direct HireA Top firm and great client of Parker + Lynch Legal’s Washington DC office seeks a mid-level associate for a unique opportunity -
The firm is looking for an associate with a blended practice of both Energy and Corporate work to come into a cross-practice role...View Details.
Location: Washington , District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 01/122017-01-12Position: AttorneyPractice Area: Real PropertyEmployment Type: Direct HireA highly-regarded law firm with a regional scope is strategically expanding its real estate practice in the Washington, DC area. The firm, with an office in suburban Washington, is seeking a Real Estate Partner to join its team. Interested candidates should possess significant...View Details.
Location: Washington , District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 01/122017-01-12Position: AttorneyPractice Area: Tax LawEmployment Type: Direct HireA highly-regarded boutique law firm is expanding its practice by seeking an associate attorney to join its team. Interested candidates should possess significant experience handling tax matters, with an interest in communications law.
The job...View Details.
Location: Washington, District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 01/122017-01-12Position: AttorneyPractice Area: Banking and Commercial FinanceEmployment Type: Direct HireParker + Lynch is working with a terrific DC-area law firm that is seeking an associate to join its commercial finance team. Successful candidates will have the following qualifications:
- 2+ years' of experience working on sophisticated corporate...
Location: Washington, District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 01/112017-01-11Position: Legal SecretaryPractice Area: OpenEmployment Type: Direct HireAre you looking to get legal experience before going back to law school? 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....View Details.
Location: Washington, District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 01/102017-01-10Position:Practice Area: Business LawEmployment Type: Direct HireA wonderful mid-sized firm, and great client of Parker + Lynch’s Washington, DC office is seeking a Senior level Business/Corporate Law attorney with a small book of business for their growing practice!
Great opportunity to move up to a Counsel/Partnership...View Details.
Location: Washington, District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 01/092017-01-09Position: Human ResourcesPractice Area: Administrative AsstEmployment Type: Direct HireAre you someone who is tireless and determined in everything you do? Do you have a strong desire to work as a legal recruiter in Washington, DC? If so, the perfect opportunity is just around the corner! A Legal Recruiting Assistant job in Washington, D.C. is available with a prominent law...View Details.
Location: Washington, District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 01/062017-01-06Position: Accounting / FinancePractice Area: Litigation – CivilEmployment Type: Direct HireWe have a billing specialist job available. Are you someone with accounting and book keeping experience? We have a need for a Billing Specialist to work within a law firm’s billing department. In this role, you would be working in conjunction with other Billing...View Details.
Location: Washington , District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 01/062017-01-06Position: Human ResourcesPractice Area: Administrative AsstEmployment Type: TemporaryAre you someone who thrives in a fast paced work environment? Does having a “hands on” role in providing top-notch support to the leadership team of a renowned institution? If so, there is a perfect temporary opportunity, available now! In this role, you will get the chance to...View Details.
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