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50 best law firms for women ranked

Nov 19, 2012 Working Mother magazine has collaborated with Flex-Time Lawyers rank the 50 Best Law Firms for Women. The list elevates firms that work to offer ‘family friendly’ employment, looking into whether a firm offers…

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Compensation increases for top GCs

Nov 14, 2012 General counsel in the Fortune 1000 are earning more than they were last year, according to Equilar's 2012 "In-Depth Top General Counsel Compensation Report", which examined pay packages among 404 general counsel in the…

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General Counsel roles rewarded with impressive pay

Nov 11, 2012 In-house legal roles are looking more and more attractive, as companies hire top talent, keep complex work in-house, and offer attractive salary packages. According to a new report from compensation researcher…

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US lawyers to see 3% rise in salary in 2013

Nov 1, 2012 US lawyers are expected to see an average 3 percent rise in salary in 2013, according to the Robert Half Legal 2013 Salary Guide. The largest salary growth is expected for associates, paralegals and legal secretaries at…

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Partner compensation at US firms jumps 6%

Oct 17, 2012 A new survey shows that partners in US law firms are earning 6 per cent more this year than in 2010 - with average compensation rising from $640,000 in 2010 to $681,000 in 2012. The survey was conducted by legal…

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