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Trainee Solicitor Salaries Slipping

11 Jan 2017

Trainee Solicitor Salaries Slipping

35% of all Trainee Solicitors are being paid below Law Society recommended levels according to research carried out by leading legal recruiter Douglas Scott. 12 months ago 31% were being paid under the threshold.

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£20m letting agent fee bonus

25 Nov 2016

£20m letting agent fee bonus

76,000 lawyers will be financially better off next year, when the government finally gets around to banning letting agent’s fees. They stand to benefit from savings totalling over £20.3m.

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Our 5th Big Data Salary Survey is live

13 Nov 2016

Our 5th Big Data Salary Survey is live

This year marks the 5th year of our big legal data survey and to celebrate this we are loading up two gift cards with £500 of credit in time for a festive spend. Read on to be in with a chance of bagging one.

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Top 5 UK law firms worth £29bn

24 Aug 2016

Top 5 UK law firms worth £29bn

Shares in Top 50 UK commercial law firm Gateley are trading at an all-time high. Based on the calculation of that valuation, 4 of the top 5 UK law firms by revenue would sit comfortably in the FTSE 100.

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UK Lawyers take step to Brexit Proof careers

12 Aug 2016

UK Lawyers take step to Brexit Proof careers

Nobody is sticking their heads in the sand but Lawyers have been around for about 800 years, no surprise then to hear that the UK’s law firms and Solicitors are taking steps to Brexit proof their futures.

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UK Economy holds firm

27 May 2016

UK Economy holds firm

The official employment rate is maintaining its record high and is now at 74.2 per cent. To put this in some perspective the French employment rate is currently around 64% and Germany's around 74.4.

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