Founded in 1997, Palmer Staffing Services is a GSA-scheduled small business women-owned temporary staffing company.  We are an eight time award-winning business with a track record of satisfied, long-term clients in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. With driven dedication, our mission is to provide professional and personalized services to the community, focusing on the integrity, ethics, and diligence of both our own business practices and those of our candidates.

Our experience, expertise, and high standards are fundamental to your success. Our thorough ongoing screening process means you receive exceptional candidates within 24 hours from request. 

Palmer has an administrative division and a legal division.
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Our commitment to excellence has been recognized through a series of awards in the community including:
Top 25 Largest Woman-Owned Businesses in Washington, DC
Top 50 Fastest Growing Companies in Washington, DC
Top 25 Largest Temporary Staffing Agencies in DC Area

GSA Schedule: GS-07F-5472P
SIN 736-1 - Administrative Support and Clerical Occupations
SIN 736-5 - Technical and Professional Occupations

DC Supply Schedule: CW54230
NIGP Codes: 961-30-23; 961-30-65; 962-69-00, 962-69-41 and 962-69-42

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Government Client List

African Development Foundation
Bureau of Economic Analysis
Congressional Budget Office
DC Department of Housing and Community Development
DC Department of Public Works
DC Housing Finance Agency
DC Retirement Board
Department of Agriculture
Department of Commerce
Department of Defense
Department of Education
Department of Energy
Department of Homeland Security
Department of Interior
Department of Justice
Department of Labor
Department of Transportation
Department of Veterans Affairs
Environmental Protection Agency
Export-Import Bank
Federal Aviation Administration
Federal Deposit Insurance Commission
Federal Reserve Board
Federal Trade Commission
General Services Administration
Library of Congress
National Institute of Health
National Mediation Board
Pension Benefit Guarantee Corporation
Smithsonian Institution
The Kennedy Center
US Coast Guard
US Court of Federal Claims
US Fish & Wildlife Service
US Food & Drug Administration 
US House of Representatives
US Patent and Trademark Office
US Postal Regulatory Commission
US Postal Service
US Secret Service
US Securities and Exchange Commission
“The U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division has worked with The Palmer Legal Staffing team for several years.  The company representative, Peter McChesney, Jr. has always responded to our Request for Quote in a timely manner. If any questions or concerns arised during the process they asked them promptly and returned the RGQ as requested.  They have always provided staff that were qualified for the positions and adhered to the contract.”


Positions We Staff


Accounting and Finance
Administrative Assistant
Clerical Support
Contract Specialist
Data Entry
Docket Clerk
Executive Assistant
Help Desk - IT
Human Resource
Legal Secretary
Litigation Support
Mail Room Support
Program Management
Reprographic Personnel
Typists/Word Processing
And More


Points of Contact


Peter McChesney, Jr.
Vice President
Patrice Scott
Managing Director, Government