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The Partners Post

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

 

The Partners Post

Hiring Lawyers: More than GPA

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 ›

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 ›

Think Twice Before Accepting Your Firm’s Counteroffer

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 ›

TPG Principal Speaks On The Atlanta Law Firm Landscape

Paul Talmadge, one of the original founders of The Partners Group, was recently interviewed in connection with the history of the Atlanta law firm market.

Congrats, Paul on being the featured in the article!

TPG Lends a Helping Hand to Project Open Hand

Several members of The Partners Group Team in Atlanta recently undertook a Day of Service with the Corporate Counsel Section of the Georgia Bar.  The Day of Service took place at Project Open Hand, a 30+ year old local nonprofit that provides nutritious meals for those living with HIV/AIDS in the Atlanta metro area.  Since … Read More ›