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Pay freezes bite Australian lawyers

Oct 2, 2013 Many Australian law firms froze lawyer pay last year, according to Taylor Root’s annual salary survey. The survey also found that most attractive salary packages are not offered by the top-tier biglaw firms, but rather…

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Leading Australian law firms continue pay freeze

Sep 10, 2013 Most leading law firms in Australia effected pay freezes in the past year, increasing the rate of job dissatisfaction among lawyers. National recruiter Taylor Root has conducted an annual survey showing that lawyer…

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Melbourne clerks miss out on grad recruitment

Aug 26, 2013 The majority of Melbourne law students who recently completed clerkships at leading Australian firms have not been offered graduate positions. Lawyers Weekly reports figures from the Melbourne offices of eight top and…

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King & Wood Mallesons in for further mergers

Aug 7, 2013 Robert Milliner, the former chief executive partner of Mallesons Stephen Jaques who brokered its merger with King & Wood, has predicted further mergers for the mega firm. Milliner, who acted as the chief executive…

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