Home

April is a Good Month for the Legal Industry with 1,500 New Jobs Added
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

Following two months of legal job loss in February and March, April is giving many in the legal field more optimism since 1,500 new legal jobs were added in the US last month, according to the official monthly report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

There was also good news in general for employment in the US, which increased by 244,000 jobs in April.  Yet even with more people getting employed, the rate of unemployment went from 8.8 percent to 9 percent in April, because of more unemployed people that were beginning to look for work again.

  
What
Where


This is especially good news for everyone in the legal industry, since the losses mentioned above include 300 in March and 2,000 in February.

There are thousands of law students that are ready to graduate this month, and hopefully there will be enough jobs to go around in the current depressed market.

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!!






 

Interesting Legal Sites You May Like


BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

Mid to Senior Level Labor and Employment Attorney

USA-CA-San Francisco

San Francisco office is seeking a mid to senior level labor and employment attorney.

Apply Now

Mid-Level Commercial Business Litigator

USA-CA-Los Angeles

Los Angeles office is seeking a commercial business litigation attorney with 2-5 years of experience...

Apply Now

Mechanical Patent Agent

USA-WI-Milwaukee

Milwaukee office of our client seeks mechanical patent agent with 2-4 years of prosecution experienc...

Apply Now

Estates and Trusts Attorney

USA-MD-Columbia

Columbia office of our client seeks estates and trusts attorney with 5+ years of experience in all a...

Apply Now

RELEVANT JOBS

Docketing Specialist (IP)

USA-DC-Washington

We are seeking a Docketing Specialist to join our team.  Based in the Washington, DC office, th...

Apply now

Senior Legal Department Administrator

USA-NY-Rochester

Please apply here:  Mixing technology, data, and first in class innovation, EagleView&#...

Apply now

Attorney - Labor and Employment

USA-NJ-Mount Laurel

Parker McCay is seeking an experienced attorney to focus on all aspects of counseling and litigation...

Apply now

Attorney - Commercial Finance

USA-NJ-Mount Laurel

Parker McCay is seeking a full time, mid to senior level commercial finance attorney to serve as cou...

Apply now

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top