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The Partners Post

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

 

The Partners Post

Women in eDiscovery Charlotte Chapter Meeting

Kirsten Dodd and Jenny Hiatt, of The Partners Group’s Charlotte office, had the pleasure of sponsoring lunch for the October meeting of the Women in eDiscovery Charlotte Chapter. This month’s event was held at Nelson Mullins’s Charlotte office, and included a fantastic panel discussion on Artificial Intelligence and E-Discovery by members of Nelson’s Mullins’s Encompass … Read More ›

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 ›

The Sun Will Come Out Tomorrow…

Annie is one of my favorite musicals. The overriding theme of hope and unwavering positivity in the face of overwhelming odds is inspiring (and wildly entertaining). I mention this because sometimes in this crazy world of job searches and interviews, there can be a great deal of disappointment and rejection that can either be defeating … Read More ›

Job Hunting? Think Cars.

So I’m a car guy. I love cars. Classic cars. I love driving cars. And I love driving new cars. Well, new to me, anyway; every one of them has been used – but a classic – and I love them so much that I want to drive as many as I can while I’ve … Read More ›