Coronavirus brought the global economy to an abrupt standstill in 2020. Now, in the slowly receding shadow of a global pandemic, we take a look at the big ideas and trends set to shape the legal profession in 2021.
On Thursday November 7th, we are attending the General Counsel Summit as Associate Sponsor. Find out more about why this event is perfect for shaping your career as a General Counsel or Legal Director.
Legal PAs are taking on increasing responsibility within firms. ILSPA and Career Legal highlight the continuing evolution of the Legal PA and explain why law graduates are perfect candidates for these roles.
Traditionally the beating heart of the legal sector, London was once seen as the number one location when looking for a top legal job. But with steep rents and the increase in regional demand across the country, London isn’t the centre of the legal universe any more.
Given law firms’ ever growing reliance on paralegals it’s somewhat unsurprising that the role is becoming ever more closely aligned to that of a trainee and that a growing number of graduates are opting to gain experience in the area before applying for or undertaking training contracts.