Associate Market

  • August Market Update

    The lateral market dipped slightly as it heads into its comparative down cycle for the remainder of the year. Demand for lateral attorneys is still …

  • July Market Update

    The lateral market paralleled the scorching temperatures across the United States in July as partner and associate movement remained robust. Demand for lateral attorneys remains …

  • The Big Data Revolution

    The Big Data Revolution

    New developments in data collection and software architecture have revolutionized a myriad of industries by allowing them to perform data analysis on large data sets. …

  • Oh Canada! Lateral Moves To And From Our Northern Neighbors

    The notion of Canadian trained attorneys practicing in the U.S. is nothing new. Both the legal education and training attorneys receive in Canada is highly regarded and respected by American firms. In the current competitive market for scarce talent, many firms are opening even more doors to Canadian attorneys, recognizing…

  • How In-House Counsel Are Raising The Bar For Law Firm Diversity

    Law firms have increasingly prioritized what we can all agree is an important goal: meaningful improvement in the diversity of their ranks. Beyond the positive human and workplace impetus behind this push, firms are experiencing a growing trend of externalpressure to increase parity through all levels of hiring and promotion.…

  • When Should You Be 'In The Market'?

    When I initially approach an attorney (especially those in the New York market who are bombarded by hundreds of recruiter calls), I frequently get a terse response: “Thanks for thinking of me, but I am not in the market.” That is the wrong response. As a career professional, you not…

  • Introducing Gloria Sandrino

    Gloria was born in Havana, Cuba, and came to the United States in 1967, at the age of nine as a political refugee, when she and her family entered the U.S. on a “Freedom Flight.” She went on to earn her B.A., magna cum laude, in English and Spanish Literature…

  • West Coast Employment Practices Continue To Dominate The Market

    Despite last year’s drop in ERISA cases, lateral opportunities remain buoyant for L&E attorneys, thanks in large part to a continued rise in wage and hour litigation. Even though employers are settling fewer discrimination cases than anytime in the last 10 years, cases brought under the Fair Labor Standards Act…

  • Market Update: Atlanta and North Carolina

    To continue our examination of lateral market trends in the South, we look at the Carolinas and Atlanta. Here is a look back at the Atlanta, Charlotte, and Raleigh markets for Q1 of 2015 and an overview of Q2 trends. You can connect with Scott or Erin on LinkedIn to…