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Associate Satisfaction

These are unhappy days for many associates. Web sites like LawShucks , Above the Law and Vault are full of negative and cynical stories and comments, propelled by years of layoffs and cutbacks in associate staffing and compensation. Some have spent up to several hundred thousand dollars on the path to...

Survey Says--Mid-Level Associate Satisfaction Levels are Dropping

The crop of recent law school grads still pounding the pavement in search of jobs along with the thousands of recently laid off attorneys are presumably envious of mid-level associates who are working and making $100,000 dollar plus salaries. You would think so anyway. Apparently that is not the case...

A Clearer Career Path Needed for Associates

"Can't Get No Satisfaction?" These are unhappy days for many associates. Web sites like LawShucks , Above the Law and Vault are full of negative and cynical stories and comments, propelled by years of layoffs and cutbacks in associate staffing and compensation. Some have spent up to...