IP Contract Paralegal

Special Counsel is looking for entry level paralegals and attorneys.  This is an exceptional way to gain experience to help you get to the job you want.  To hear more about how we can help and if you have the below qualifications please send your resume to Pittsburgh@specialcounsel.com 


  • Positions range from corporate, immigration, labor & employment, Intellectual Property, Compliance and litigation 
  • Clients will train you specifically in these areas to help build your resume for where you want to practice in one of these specific areas of law
  • You will be using Microsoft office, sometimes Excel, e-discovery software (Relativity,  Concordance, etc.) PowerPoint; and many other legal software they will train you to use
  • Any billing and time keeping software is a plus
  • Some of our positions in compliance like accounting experience, that experience belends well with legal invoice, time tracking etc.    
  • These positions are somewhat like paid internships
  • Skills:
    • Solid organizational skills and administrative
    • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
    • Detail oriented with the ability to type at least 40 wpm or greater 
    •  Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
    • Ability to communicate clearly and professionally, both orally and in writing
    • Willingness to consistently and accurately follow established policies and procedures

    Education Requirements:
    • A minimum of an Associates degree; Bachelor’s degree and/or Paralegal Degree and/or JD recently passed bar or newly barred
    • Will accept High School Degree with exceptional typing and testing

    To hear more about these exciting entry level positions to help you build your skills please send your resume to Pittsburgh@SpecialCounsel.com 

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    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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