Corporate Commercial Lawyer 2-4 years PAE

Presented by Elias Recruitment Corporate Commercial Lawyer 2-4 years PAE Leading Mid-Tier CBD firm, high profile clients Friendly, cohesive team, work life balance Generous remuneration on offer $$ Firm: Our client is a successful and highly regarded Mid-Tier firm with an excellent reputation for providing high quality and professional advice to clients. ¬† About the Role: ¬† Due to growth, a new opportunity has arisen for a Corporate Commercial Lawyer to join their team.¬† Working closely with the Partners in the firm, you will be exposed to a range of commercial and corporate work including IT, procurement and privacy.¬† This […]

Hard to find employee lawyers? Here is why:

Last week we highlighted that the demand for employee solicitors had surged by 20% over two years. Taking a closer look we can see that the spike has occurred this year. What is the cause? It is now more than 14 months since the Reserve Bank reduced¬†the official interest rate to 1.5%. We have had more than five¬†years of¬†steady or downward-moving interest rates. Inflation has been under control and wages growth has been meagre. The federal government does not appear to be in a hurry to¬†reduce its deficit spending. All these factors and more¬†have been pushing the economy forward. Low […]

Demand for Solicitors Has Surged

Internet job advertisements for solicitors has surged by 20% compared to two years ago. The chart shows the rise from August 2015 to August 2017 using data from the Federal Government, Department of Employment. The chart¬†shows the number of internet job advertisements Australia-wide for solicitors.¬† The increase of 20% is much stronger than for the All-Occupations category which was 13% over the same period.¬† Other data also provides evidence of an upturn. A recent survey of 18 major law firms found that¬†demand for legal services¬†has edged into the positive after four consecutive years of negative growth.¬† article continues below A […]