The Partners Post

The Partners Post

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

 

The Partners Post

Positive Trends Abound – A Crash Course in the State of the Legal Market

As the end of bonus season approaches, we are seeing more and more inquiries about the state of the legal market.  The effects of recent increases in law firm salaries, in addition to decreases in legal budgets in-house continue to reverberate throughout the industry.  Large firm mergers continue to happen, at the same time companies … Read More ›

Charlotte ALA Winter Conference

Jenny Hiatt and Porter McManus, of The Partners Group’s Charlotte office, had the pleasure of attending the Charlotte ALA (Association of Legal Administrators) Winter Conference.  This year’s event was held at the Foundation for the Carolinas, and included a day’s worth of educational seminars for 50 attendees from local law firms.  As Gold sponsors, Jenny … Read More ›

Now What? Tips for Finding Employment After Graduation

One of the most common questions I get from new graduates – whether attorneys or paralegals – is how to find employment after graduation. Many of my candidates make the decision immediately following graduation to jump into contract work. For attorneys this usually means doing document review, and for paralegals this is generally a temporary … Read More ›