BigLaw is dismantling, government agencies (prosecutor, public defender) have hiring freezes, going solo out of law school is a scary proposition (that I don't recommend), and small firms are staying small.
What's out there for law students?
The students I talk to can't find a job.
Why would someone hiring pick a law student over a 10 year laid-off lawyer who will work for the same money and need no training?
Are firms recruiting at law schools?
Talk to me.
Located in Miami, Florida, Brian Tannebaum practices Bar Admission and Discipline and Criminal Defense. Read his free ebook The Truth About Hiring A Criminal Defense Lawyer. Please visit www.tannebaumweiss.com