Promote Your Attorney Profile on Law.net - Get Found / Earn More!
Gym Teacher Faces Statutory Rape Charges for Relationship with Student
Gym Teacher Faces Statutory Rape Charges for Relationship with Student
Four Blackwater Guards Found Guilty in 2007 Shootings of 31 Unarmed Iraqi Civilians
Four Blackwater Guards Found Guilty in 2007 Shootings of 31 Unarmed Ir...
Increase in Probes in Hong Kong Lead to More Lawyers from U.S.
Increase in Probes in Hong Kong Lead to More Lawyers from U.S.
Rubenstein’s Alleged Rape Described in Detail
Rubenstein’s Alleged Rape Described in Detail
Legal Job Listings

Survey Confirms Summer Hiring Cool If Not Frozen

SurveyAmLaw Daily reported today that firms have cooled their 2010 summer associate hiring down by an average of 44 percent.  That equates to roughly an average of 31 fewer summer associates per firm for each of the 114 firms that took the publication’s survey.

Am Law is also reporting that some of the biggest dips in hiring came from those firms found on its “A” List.  This includes Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, which went from 223 summer associates last year to a meager 79 this year, and Cravath, Swaine & Moore, which saw an 81 percent cut in summer jobs.  Ballard Spahr eliminated its summer camp entirely.

Finally, both Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher and Latham & Watkins had the largest summer school classes, although both saw a shrinking, about 40 associates less, of those classes.

Survey Confirms Summer Hiring Cool If Not Frozen by

Get JD Journal in Your Mail
Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted by on July 21, 2010. Filed under Home,Legal News. 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
Senior & Mid Level Employment Defense Attorney
USA-CO-Denver

Messner Reeves LLP- an established, mid-sized firm with offices in Denver, Los Angeles, Las Vegas and New York, seeks a highly experienced, Colorado-licensed Employment Defense trial attorney to join ...

Related Posts: