Litigation – UK Legal Labour Market Trends, October 2021
BCL Legal & Vacancysoft
Written in partnership with BCL Legal, this report analyses professional litigation lawyer vacancies across England and Wales.
It provides an overview of vacancies with monthly trends; gives a summary of which specialist roles are emerging to be most in-demand; analyses which regions are experiencing the largest increases in vacancies; and compares the recruitment activity of top firms. Key findings include:
- Activity in 2021 hit record levels, although volumes in autumn are levelling off
- Commercial litigation dominates, big rises in hiring for tax and real estate litigation experts
- Yorkshire the fastest growing region for new litigation lawyer jobs
- Eversheds the leading recruiter for litigation specialists
For more insights on the UK legal labour market, download the report now.