Record year for employment law jobs in UK private practice, with Thompsons Solicitors busiest recruiter of 2021
Law firms across England and Wales hired employment law specialists in record numbers last year as changes to UK legislation, particularly IR35, kept legal teams busy, new research shows.
Employment law entered unchartered territory during the pandemic as millions worked from home. What kind of an impact did this have on levels of employment lawyer vacancies in private practices in England and Wales? Read our labour market report to find out.
UK law firms publish more business management jobs since pandemic, with project and change management roles growing fastest
Business management vacancies in the UK legal sector are making up an increasingly larger share of private practice jobs, accounting at one stage for over half of overall law firm recruitment, new research shows.