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    2 weeks ago

    Time is ticking for young lawyers to get on the property ladder

    A recent report published by the Resolution Foundation contains some tough reading for millennials.

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    2 months ago

    Top 5 law firms surge in value

    You would be sitting on a tidy profit if you had bought shares in listed top 50 UK law firm Gateley last year. 12 months ago, shares were trading at 120p and at the beginning of June this year Gateley hit 195p.

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    3 months ago

    In House legal benefits packages top ranked

    In House lawyers are enjoying the most comprehensive benefits packages in the legal profession and are rated 2.5 times better than those offered by high street firms according to our new ranking index.

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    3 months ago

    Work life balance remains the main obstacle to partnership

    43% of lawyers turned off by the prospect of partnership cite work life balance as the main reason they are turning their back on the prospect. There is little disparity across genders.

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    Blog All blogs

    2 weeks ago

    Tick tock

    We made our first 2018 placement in June and now have a number of January, February and March start dates lined up for candidates.

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    2 weeks ago

    Resurgence of the AWS Manchester

    The Manchester branch of the AWS has been in existence since the early 1980’s, celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2008 and fast approaching another milestone.

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    1 month ago

    As one window closes another one opens…

    As the biannual transfer window frenzy dies down and the dust settles, recruiters may be filled with the reminiscent rush and buzz of placing a candidate in their new role.

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    1 month ago

    Five Simple Causes of High Junior Staff Turnover

    Recruitment Consultant Lara Shannon delves into the increasing trend of high junior staff turnover within law firms.

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    Interviews All stories

    2 weeks ago

    Imran Kali, General Counsel at SmartFocus

    Imran Kali is the General Counsel for SmartFocus, a multinational technology company providing a variety of products and services to businesses.

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    1 month ago

    Head of the Road Haulage & Logistics group at DWF, Vikki Woodfine

    Vikki is Head of the Road Haulage & Logistics group at DWF and specialises in health and safety defence work and road transport law.

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    2 months ago

    License to thrill. Ben McDowall

    Contract Specialist Ben is one of the nice guys and kindly took some time out from his busy schedule to tell us a bit more about his role and professional and personal motivators.

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    Feedback

    “Douglas Scott's market knowledge of legal recruitment is truly impressive. Their ability to work in partnership with clients always ensures the right people are matched to the right roles. ”

    James King, HR Business Partner for Defence and Government Services at Compass Group UK and Ireland

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