Legal jobs on the docket for 2014

Law firms confident market will add jobs next year

Much in line with the thawing job market elsewhere, next year’s outlook for those seeking employment in the law field is looking positive.

According to a Robert Half Legal survey, 27 percent of lawyers interviewed said their respective law firm plans to add new positions within the next six months. 56 percent indicate their organization expects to maintain current staff levels by filling vacant posts, and only 12 percent of respondents say they do not intend to fill vacant positions or create new ones and another two percent expect staff reductions.

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