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Special Counsel TurnKey Legal Center
1400 I ST NW, Suite 325
Washington, D.C. 20005
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1155 Connecticut Avenue Northwest
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Washington, D.C. 20036 Phone: 202.289.2260 Toll Free: 800.FOR.DEPO
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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: 06/30
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Banking and Commercial Finance
    Employment Type: Contract
    A position for an attorney with a banking or finance background and good writing skills and is available courtesy of Special Counsel.  To be considered for this position, you must have a minimum of four years’ legal experience.  This client is looking to hire immediately.... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 06/24
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Contract
    A Document Review Position is available in Washington, D.C. To be considered for this position, you must be barred with active and good standing in D.C. Must have chemistry and pharma experience. Prior document review experience is required. These positions are temporary. Duration is 2-4... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 06/19
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    A Real Estate Transactional Attorney Position is available courtesy of Special Counsel.  This is a temporary position in the Washington D.C.... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 06/16
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    A Temporary Paralegal Job is available courtesy of Special Counsel in Washington, D.C. To be considered for this position, you must have a minimum of five or more years corporate experience working in professional services or a law firm.  The firm is looking to hire immediately, the... View Details
  • Location: King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
    Date Posted: 06/12
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Government Contracts
    Employment Type: Contract
    A Temporary Contracts Attorney job is available in Chantilly, VA. To be considered for this position, you must have a minimum of 4-7 years’ experience with federal government contracts.  This is a temporary position with the potential to become permanent. Pay is... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 06/12
    Position: Document Reviewer
    Practice Area: International Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Foreign language document review jobs are available in Washington, D.C. To be considered for this position, you must be actively barred in any jurisdiction and in good standing. You must be fluent in Spanish, Portuguese, Mandarin, Russian, French, or German. Prior document review... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 06/12
    Position: Document Reviewer
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract
    Document review jobs are available in Washington, DC. To be considered for this position, you must be barred in DC with active and good standing. These positions are temporary.
     
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    • DC barred with active status and in good... View Details