For many lawyers, becoming Partner in a firm is the ultimate ambition. Partners enjoy more seniority, a higher salary, more autonomy in business development and a share in the firm’s profits (in the case of equity partners).
According to recent job inventory data, there has been a notable rise in Partner vacancies on TotallyLegal. In March, the number of Partner roles being advertised increased by 73% year on year.
If you’re a Senior Associate considering the step up to partnership, a promotion could be right around the corner.
Think you have what it takes? See below for some essential tips on how to make Partner in a law firm.