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Report shows the instability of lateral hires

Mar 16, 2011 Consultant firm Motive Legal has produced a report that tracks the movement of partners hired in the UK over the last five years, tracking 1,944 lateral moves. The results are interesting: 44 per cent of partners that…

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GCs keep work in-house to save on costs

Oct 25, 2010 Legal consultants Altman Weil released their Chief Legal Officer Survey last week, reporting that 63 per cent of respondents increased their internal budgets from 2009 to 2010, while 29 per cent said that they planned…

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In-house legal departments slash spending

Oct 20, 2010 A new survey reveals that in-house legal departments have cut spending for the first time in a decade. The survey, conducted by legal consultants Hildebrandt Baker Robbins, showed that total legal spending was down 1 per…

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