31 percent may not sound like much when it comes to legal hiring trends, but it is an improvement over last quarter and hopefully an upward trend that will continue through 2012:
A survey of 200 lawyers at law firms and corporations found that 31 percent expect to hire legal personnel in the first quarter of the year. The survey by Robert Half Legal shows an increase in expected legal hiring over the last quarter, when 25 percent of the respondents expected to add legal jobs…
[via: 31 Percent of Lawyers Surveyed Expect to Make Legal Hires in the Next Three Months at the ABA Journal]
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