Law – UK Labour Market Review 2020

In which firms did legal vacancies double in 2020? Which senior specialists were most in demand? Download our annual UK legal labour market review and deepen your knowledge on the latest recruitment trends.

Legal Target & Vacancysoft

Written in partnership with Legal Target, this report analyses the UK legal labour market through a national overview, then focusing on private practice, financial services, commerce and industry — and providing a comparison of top firms within each. Key findings include:

  • Legal vacancies in England & Wales overall dropped by 33.5% year-on-year
  • In-house legal vacancies are recovering at a faster rate than private practice
  • Specialists in real estate are most in demand, followed by litigation lawyers
  • Santander, the EBRD and Goldman Sach doubled the number of legal vacancies in 2020

To discover more insights and trends for the legal sector, download the report now.

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