Friday, January 4, 2013
The positive, though modest, trend in new legal services sector jobs extended its streak to four months with this most recent report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showing that the legal sector added 1,000 jobs in December. The Wall Street Journal Law Blog has the story here. It brings the total, net number of new legal sector jobs created between December 2011 through December 2012 to 7,800 according to the WSJ. Click here for a chart showing legal sector new job reports for January 2012 through November.