The Partners Post
Legal placement industry news and opinion from The Partners Group team.
The Partners Post
February 25, 2019
Have you been considering a lateral move? Has it not really passed your mind? Regardless of your answer, Texas is the place for you. Interested in a State that boasts no personal state income tax, affordable property, New York compensation, and the second-most Fortune 500 Headquarters? Texas is definitely the place for you. So put … Read More ›
April 13, 2018
Your email dings and you notice it is an individual presenting a lateral opportunity with vague details. You ignore it and potentially miss the opportunity of a lifetime because you are busy or not currently interested. As a legal recruiter, I keep in mind that an associate is extremely busy and understand that it can … Read More ›
February 02, 2018
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 ›
March 24, 2017
Here is a very compelling article trumpeting what we recruiters have been shouting from the rooftops for years: when hiring new lawyers it’s not all about school rank and GPA. So much more should be involved – things like character and practical experience – and public interest groups may be on the right track.
The traditional … Read More ›
January 23, 2017
One question that attorneys in the job searching process frequently ask is, “What should I do if I receive a counteroffer from my current firm?” The decision to move is often a difficult one because of professional relationships with your colleagues at your current firm and the fact that change is generally not easy. However, … Read More ›