The Partners Post

The Partners Post

Legal placement industry news and opinion from The Partners Group team.

 

The Partners Post

Returning to the Office?

“A bend in the road is not the end of the road, unless you fail to make the turn.” – Helen Keller

After almost a year and a half of remote work arrangements, BigLaw is increasingly setting attendance goals and deadlines for their attorneys physically returning to the office over the next few months. … Read More ›

Atlanta Salaries on the Rise!

Atlanta has long been recognized as the business center of the Southeast and the largest legal market in the region, attracting top legal talent but the one thing that held some candidates back from considering Atlanta was that the 1st year salaries at major law firms was less than the salaries at similar firms in … Read More ›

Article: Lateral Associate Hiring

One of our partners, Shannan Rahman, was recently interviewed by the “Fulton County Daily Report” in connection with an uptick in lateral associate hiring for 2021.  Shannan spoke to the publication about the reasons behind the uptick, as well as highlighting in-demand practice areas and hiring predictions for the rest of the year.

If you are … Read More ›

Law Firm Associates Making Lateral Moves

Many junior-to-mid-level law firm associates think about making a lateral move to another firm for a variety of reasons and are often bombarded with calls and emails about different opportunities.  When is it time to listen?  Here are six things to consider when contemplating a transition:

PROFESSIONAL RELATIONSHIPS

It is never a bad thing to expand horizons, … Read More ›

Big Firms in the Southeast

Shannan Rahman, a managing partner out of our Atlanta office, was recently interviewed for the Fulton County Daily Report’s article regarding the attraction of the Southeast for big firms, and the challenges faced by those attempting to break into the market. Rahman shares that while the Southeast continues to be of interest to many, it’s … Read More ›