Where the Legal Jobs Are in 2015

By Robert Half on December 17, 2014 at 12:18am

WHERE THE LEGAL JOBS ARE IN 2015

Lawyers were asked, “Which practice area will offer the greatest number of job opportunities in the first half of 2015?”

35% Litigation
26% General business/commercial law
7% Real estate
5% Privacy, data security and information law
4% Regulatory or compliance

Lawyers were asked, “Which areas of litigation will offer the greatest job opportunities in the first half of 2015?”*

43% Commercial litigation
25% Insurance defense
16% Class actions
13% Employment
8% Personal injury

*Multiple responses were permitted.

Only top responses are shown.

Source: Robert Half Legal survey of 150 lawyers with the largest law firms and legal departments in Canada.

© 2014 Robert Half Legal

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