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BLS: Legal Industry Lost 2,700 Jobs in July
The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday that the US legal services industry lost another 2,700 jobs in July, a 0.23% drop.
The industry employs 1.13 million lawyers and staff.
In July the US economy overall gained a few jobs — the nation’s unemployment rate fell from 9.5% in June to 9.4% in July.BLS: Legal Industry Lost 2,700 Jobs in July by Erik Even