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  • The practice areas in which our audience work
    Our recent survey revealed the most occupied practice areas within the legal profession and the developments since last year.
  • Thinking about the step up to Partnership? Read this guide on how to improve your chances at becoming Partner.
  • Fancy becoming a Legal Secretary? ILSPA's Legal Secretaries Diploma course can give you the skills necessary to get your career off to a strong start.
  • Our Audience Insight Report revealed that the gender pay gap in the legal profession rose by 2% to 28% in 2018, despite the UK average gender pay gap dropping 1% to 18% in the same period.
  • Recent data has signified a growing number of legal jobs in the healthcare sector. Could this be a practice area to watch out for?
  • Conveyancing presents a challenging and rewarding career for those with strong client facing skills, a keen eye for detail and a passion for Property law.
  • There are many practice areas in the legal sector, but which have the highest financial reward? Find out the key facts and figures.
  • Follow our 3 simple tips to optimise the personal statement on your law CV and make sure yours ends up in the 'yes' pile.
  • LegalEx 2019 takes place in less than two weeks. Register for your free ticket today and come meet the TotallyLegal team at stand 830.
  • The number of jobs in Scotland posted to TotallyLegal in February saw significant monthly and yearly growth. If you're looking to apply to roles in Scotland, this presents an excellent opportunity.
  • General Counsels are not only in demand, but are enjoying a lot of perks. Read to find out more industry insights.
  • A professional CV can make you 31% more likely to land an interview and 40% more likely to land a job. Get a professional CV review from TopCV today, entirely free of charge.
  • Data from our Inventory and CV Search Reports revealed that despite uncertainty surrounding Brexit, demand for legal specialists in the property sector is still high.
  • Find out more about current trends and developments in the legal sector with the new TotallyLegal Audience Insight Report.
  • Recruiter searches on our CV database for In-House roles and the number of In-House Counsel jobs posted to TotallyLegal both saw year-on-year increases in January. If you're considering a move in-house, now may be the perfect time to apply.
  • An analysis of our latest CV database searches suggests that GDPR continues to be a primary driver of recruitment in the legal profession.
  • Thinking about a career as a Litigator? Check out this job description to discover the requirements, salary, role and responsibilities of a Litigation Lawyer.
  • Are you considering a move in-house? Check out our In-House Counsel Job Description to find out all you need to know about life as an In-House Lawyer.
  • Fancy becoming a Paralegal? Check out our Paralegal job description to learn more about the common responsibilities and requirements of the role.
  • Are you looking to get into the legal profession without committing to the conventional qualification route? A Compliance Officer role could be for you. Check out our Compliance job description to find out more about the role.