An artistic nighttime view of many of the national monuments that can be found in historic Washington DC - a thriving center for the legal industry, where many law job openings are available.
Special Counsel Special Counsel
1400 I ST NW, Suite 325
Washington, D.C. 20005 Phone: 202.737.3436 Fax: 202.776.0084
Special Counsel Information Governance
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
1400 I ST NW, Suite 325
Washington, D.C. 20005
Special Counsel Alderson® Court Reporting
1155 Connecticut Avenue Northwest
Suite 200
Washington, D.C. 20036 Phone: 202.289.2260 Toll Free: 800.FOR.DEPO
Fax: 202.289.2221
Special Counsel Concise® Deposition Summary Service
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.

Jobs 1-15 of 20
  • Location: washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 01/28
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Real Estate Land Transactions Attorney job in Washington, D.C. is available!  Consideration requires minimum of 4 years’ law firm experience doing substantive work with commercial land deals, residential land acquisitions, entitlements conditions, ADC financing, development... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 01/27
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is in search of a talented and elite Real Estate Associate for an opening in Washington, DC!  This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to work with a TOP AM LAW firm in its prestigious real estate practice group.  This position requires between three and... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 01/23
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Banking and Commercial Finance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Mortgage Banking Regulatory Associate Attorney job has opened up in Washington, D.C., and we’re working to find the right candidate.  If you have three to five years’ high-level relevant work experience then we want to speak with you.  You will have the chance to... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 01/21
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    Temporary attorneys for Foreign Language jobs in the Washington, D.C. area are being sought by Special Counsel.  To be considered for these positions, you must be an attorney barred in the U.S. and fluent in any one of these languages: Spanish, Portuguese or Japanese.  These... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 01/21
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is actively seeking temporary attorneys with document review experience. Applicants must have an active DC bar license or have submitted their DC bar application for waiver. All applicants must reside in the greater Washington DC area. Special Counsel offers benefits and... View Details
  • Location: Richmond, Virginia
    Date Posted: 01/16
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Insurance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel has a great new job opportunity for an attorney with insurance experience to go in-house at a large specialty insurance company in the Richmond, VA area.
     
    The Senior Claims Examiner is responsible for reviewing claims related billings and billing appeals from... View Details
  • Location: Washington, DC, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 01/16
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Real Estate Associate Job in Washington, DC is available now via Special Counsel.  If you have between three and six years of experience in high-level real estate and finance matters then you may be the right candidate for this opportunity.  You will work directly and... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 01/16
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Banking and Commercial Finance
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Financial Services Associate Attorney job in Washington, DC is currently available with a TOP AMLAW firm courtesy of Special Counsel. If you are ready for a change and the opportunity to work on sophisticated matters, this may be the perfect job for you. To be considered for this... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 01/15
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Any
    A Litigation Legal Secretary Job is available in Washington, D.C. To be considered for this position, you must have a minimum of five to seven years of legal secretarial experience and strong litigation experience. The firm is looking to hire immediately. This is a permanent position.... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 01/14
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Any
     
    A Native-Level Japanese Language Review Job starting in January/February 2015 is available in Washington, DC. To be considered for this... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 01/13
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Any
    A Litigation Legal Assistant Job is available courtesy of Special Counsel in Washington, D.C. To be considered for this position, you must have Litigation experience. The firm is looking to hire immediately. Salary to commensurate with experience. This is a permanent position.... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 01/09
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Any
    A Franchise Attorney Position is available courtesy of Special Counsel in Reston, VA. To be considered for this position, you must have a minimum of... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 01/09
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Any
    Special Counsel is in search of a talented and elite Intellectual Property Associate Attorney for an opening in Washington, DC!  This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to work with a highly regarded mid-size firm in its prestigious Patent practice group. This position... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 01/07
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Any
    A permanent opportunity exists with a mid-sized Washington, D.C. law firm.  We are looking for a candidate with 5+ years litigation experience.... View Details
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 01/06
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Environmental Law
    Employment Type: Any
    Special Counsel is in search of a talented and elite Energy Regulatory Associate for an opening in Washington, DC!  This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to work with a TOP AM LAW firm in its prestigious Energy Regulation practice group.  This position requires at... View Details