Unavailability of adequate number of legal jobs has been one of the main reasons for lawyers contemplating a career switch and law schools’ enrollments falling sharply. But, Harrison Barnes, Chief Executive Officer at LawCrossing.com explains that job opportunities in the legal industry, typically affected by cyclical swings in the economy, will pick up. “While there may be a slow-paced rise in legal jobs, these are sure to expand in the second half of 2013 and through 2014.” he affirms.
Experts believe that the legal industry, hit greatly during the economic downturn, will take years in order to recover to pre-economic downturn levels. Since the supply of lawyers is greater [...]