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Legal Careers Changed for Good, not Better

Students who receive jobs and actually begin work are still not safe. In the past, large firms saw high rates of attrition as young associates decided the high salary was not worth the long hours, but as hiring froze, no lawyers voluntarily left firms because they had no where else to go, and law firms...

Bureau of Labor Statistics Reports Legal Jobs Decline in February

Just when the legal industry was starting to crawl forward in its battle against unemployment , it gets shoved back into the real world. The Bureau of Labor Statistics' recent monthly employment report has revealed a loss of 2,900 legal jobs in February. Apparently January's legal-industry job...