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 […]