E-docs Lead to Legal Hiring

Legal secretaries, legal assistants and paralegals are seeing increased hiring across the board due to the need for increased litigation support, according to a recent Tech Flash article. This is due in part to the age of electronic discovery. “Technology is playing a larger and larger role (in litigation) and a lot of firms are trying to […]

One in Three Lawyers Plan to Hire in First Quarter, Survey Finds

Approximately one in three (31 percent) lawyers interviewed for the quarterly Robert Half Legal Hiring Index plans to add legal staff in the first quarter of 2012, while 4 percent plan reductions in personnel. The net 27 percent increase in projected hiring activity is up three points from the previous quarter’s forecast. Law firms are expected to do the majority […]