Law Recruiter Gives 10 Reasons Why Firms Pick Fewer Older Attorneys
Law Recruiter Gives 10 Reasons Why Firms Pick Fewer Older Attorneys
Begin a New Career with LawCrossing
Begin a New Career with LawCrossing
Barclays PLC Sued by New York Attorney General
Barclays PLC Sued by New York Attorney General
IP Law is a Capital Practice Area
IP Law is a Capital Practice Area
Job Listings

BLS: Legal Industry Lost 2,700 Jobs in July

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail

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.

Some of the biggest July job losses were at DLA Piper (20 lawyers and 100 staff) and at Fulbright & Jaworski (85 staff).

BLS: Legal Industry Lost 2,700 Jobs in July by
facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail

Tagged: , , , , , , , ,

Posted by on August 10, 2009. Filed under Home. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

 

 

Job of the Day
Sr. Legal Specialist - Labor & Employment Practices
USA-VA-Richmond

Altria Group is a FORTUNE 200 company that owns the premier tobacco companies in the United States including Philip Morris USA, U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company, John Middleton and Nu Mark. The companie...