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US firms looking skyward for star players
Laurence Simons
US firms looking skyward for star players
There’s little doubt that competition for legal talent at Am Law 200 firms is fierce, with more lateral partner moves i...
15/03/2017
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Law Report - how EU regulations are changing employment patterns
Laurence Simons
Law Report - how EU regulations are changing employment patterns
We have partnered with Vacancy Soft to produce this report which addresses the patterns observed in legal vacancies across Eu...
31/01/2017
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Is remuneration changing in the legal profession?
Laurence Simons
Is remuneration changing in the legal profession?
In recent months a lot of the talk regarding pay scales has been around the MoneyLaw trend sweeping magic circle firms, howev...
29/11/2016
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How cultural traditions have defeated the modern law practice model in Japan
Laurence Simons
How cultural traditions have defeated the modern law practice model in Japan
The number of lawyers in Japan has more than doubled since 2000, in what was an attempt by officials to mimic Western systems...
01/06/2016
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UK’s High Court judge pay rises
Laurence Simons
UK’s High Court judge pay rises
The UK’s Ministry of Justice has just announced that its High Court judges will be enjoying a 3% rise in their annual s...
22/01/2016
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In-house lawyers 'deserve more'
Laurence Simons
In-house lawyers 'deserve more'
A new report has suggested that in-house lawyers, rather than adopting a Zen-like pose of serenity and inaction, are as entan...
03/06/2014
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In-house lawyers have more business-centric roles
Laurence Simons
In-house lawyers have more business-centric roles
Thanks to impressive bonus levels and growing prestige, in-house lawyers can now be as well remunerated as their flashy cousi...
20/05/2014
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How to remunerate NQ lawyers?
Laurence Simons
How to remunerate NQ lawyers?
The amount of cash paid to newly-qualified (NQ) solicitors has long been a bone of contention among older members of the lega...
22/11/2013
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Legal Recruitment for Banking and Financial Services in UK
Laurence Simons
Legal Recruitment for Banking and Financial Services in UK
Investment banking legal recruitment in the UK2012 was a challenging year for the investment banking sector. Despite restruct...
22/04/2013
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Overview of legal recruitment in Africa
Laurence Simons
Overview of legal recruitment in Africa
Legal Recruitment in AfricaAfrica remains a developing market for many multinationals and despite the challenging and diverse...
22/04/2013
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Overview of the UK private practice legal recruitment market
Laurence Simons
Overview of the UK private practice legal recruitment market
Legal recruitment - Magic & Silver Circle firmsMagic and Silver Circle associates’ remunerations experienced a slight upl...
22/04/2013
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Overview of Partner recruitment in the UK
Laurence Simons
Overview of Partner recruitment in the UK
Partner level legal recruitment in the UKIn 2012 firms across the market compensated partners in an assortment of ways at a v...
22/04/2013
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Overview of the UK in-house legal recruitment market
Laurence Simons
Overview of the UK in-house legal recruitment market
Life Sciences legal recruitment market in the UKThe life sciences market in the UK experienced a limited but consistent flow ...
20/04/2013
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Overview of the offshore legal recruitment market
Laurence Simons
Overview of the offshore legal recruitment market
Overview of the Private Practice Offshore marketWhilst other markets continued to struggle, there was a real resurgence in th...
19/04/2013
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Overview of the legal recruitment market in Europe
Laurence Simons
Overview of the legal recruitment market in Europe
In-house legal recruitment in FranceIt appears that the legal recruitment market in France has bounced back since the downtur...
19/04/2013
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