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The Right and Wrong Reasons for Attorneys to Switch Law Firms: Should You Look for, or ....

Attorneys switch law firms for a variety of reasons. Find out if it is the right time to leave your firm or whether you should stay in this article.....

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The Top 17 Reasons Law Firms Do Not Hire and Make Offers to Attorneys and Law Students: ....

Why is it so hard to get a job in a law firm? If you have been applying for positions and have not even gotten an interview—or if you have gotten interviews but no offers—then this article is for you. It explains why law firms reject so many applicants, often even before those applicants have g....

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How to Easily Determine the Best Attorneys and Law Firms: The Five Prestige Levels of ....

This article reveals the secrets of the Harvard-inspired ranking system used by high-end legal recruiters to appropriately match attorney candidates with law firms. BCG recruiters assign rankings of “5” (highest) to “1” (lowest) to every law firm seeking to hire attorneys and to every candi....

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Top 10 Reasons Why November and December Are the Best Times of the Year for Attorneys to ....

Many attorneys think waiting until the new year to start their job search is best. Learn why you shouldn’t wait until the new year to start looking.....

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21 Reasons You Will Never Get a Job with a Major Law Firm Now (or Ever Again)

If you ever want to work at a major law firm, you must avoid making any of these major career mistakes.....

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Getting the backstory: tips for employer background research

When it seems like all hope is lost in the legal industry, as lawyers, we need to take time for ourselves to look for o....

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Likely Ranking Of Attorneys In Different Practice Areas

BCG's practice area ranking is the most comprehensive and accurate assessment of law firms in the market. The ranki....

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How Much Attention Should Attorneys Pay to the Level of Experience a Law Firm is Seeking in Job Postings?

Most of our placements with firms with openings are for candidates whose law firm experience level does not match what t....

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Five Immediate Changes You Can Make to Your Legal Resume to Get More Interviews

If you are not getting interviews, the good news is there are many things you can do to fix it. There are also lots of t....

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Top 10 Ways Attorneys Upset Interviewers and Employers by Creating Resentment and Appearing Threatening

Attorneys who do well inside law firms are often non-threatening. They don't boast about their past accomplishments, exp....

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The Importance of Law Firm Economics to Your Legal Career

Even as some law firms state they do not bill unfairly, other firms may fall short of that ethic.From law firm to law fi....

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How to Hire a Lawyer: Questions to Ask When Interviewing Attorney Candidates

To protect your interests in any legal matter, you will require a lawyer no matter whether you are currently planning yo....

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