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Advertising for In-House roles

There should be a degree in creating a job title and posting an ad. What responsibilities does the title imply? Will it fit on an email signature or business card? Will it date? Will it offend an existing team member? We think there is one other really big factor that an employer needs to consider…..will

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Coolest in house counsel jobs in the world

Of course what makes a “cool” in-house counsel job will swing on individual interests or even what is going on in the world but we have listed some of the sectors to work in which will instantly make you the most interesting person to talk to in any room.  Tech Giants: Working as in-house counsel

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Should I consider an in-house counsel role or secondment? 

There is nothing like the camaraderie of the legal profession. Working as a lawyer surrounded by other lawyers everyday is like being invited to a party where everyone knows each other.  A perfect party where everyone laughs at the same jokes and gets the same references. Whilst this could be many people’s dream come true,

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Do you need a practising certificate to be an in-house lawyer in NSW?

We recently spotted an ad for a, relatively junior, in-house corporate lawyer role. The job sounded terrific but the advertisement said the employer specifically needed a candidate with an unrestricted practising certificate.  Whilst this might be the employer’s preference, there is certainly no legal requirement in Australia for an in-house counsel to have an unrestricted

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Navigating Opportunities: How to Position Yourself for Legal Career Advancement

In a world where convenience is at our fingertips, from groceries to transportation, it’s natural to wonder why securing a job isn’t as simple. Many lucrative career opportunities remain hidden from public view, particularly in the legal field. Savvy employers understand that top lawyers are often too busy to scour job listings. Moreover, they prefer

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Enhancing Your Recruitment Strategy: 5 Steps to Attract Top Legal Talent

In today’s competitive job market, the demand for skilled legal professionals often exceeds the available supply. A recent survey by Seek highlighted that 50% of the top 20 hardest-to-fill roles across all sectors were in the legal field. Despite the challenges, there are strategic steps you can take to improve your recruitment outcomes and secure

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Our NEW Legal /Business Support Team

It’s always exciting when a business that has been in operation for already 23 plus years continues to grow and soar to new heights. After only placing high level professional Legal roles, Jason Elias saw a gap in the market that needed to be filled, mainly fuelled by a clients’ need to now source Legal

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Elias Legal Jobs Index Report Q4 2022

The jobs market remains  buoyant.  54% of HR leaders expect their headcount to grow and demand continues to outstrip supply in a candidate short market. The national unemployment rate is at a record low of 3.5% the lowest since 1974 and 1.7 points below March 2020 when the pandemic first struck.  The highest areas of

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Christmas Office Closures

To make things a little bit easier for the profession, each year we compile and share the Christmas Shutdown dates for major law firms. Here are the dates for Christmas and New Year 21/22.  For a copy of the table please email [email protected] Firm Last day in office First day back Allens Friday 24 Dec

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