Legal Blog

Read our blog posts for advice on legal recruitment and management, as well as insights into legal careers, salaries and job trends.

5 Project Management Tips to Meet Rising Caseloads and Boost Productivity

Time is money, as we all are well aware in a post-recession business environment. This is especially true in the legal field where billable hours requirements remain the norm and productivity and efficiency are critical to a legal team's success. In fact, a recent Robert Half Legal survey points to greater workloads as one of the greatest business challenges facing legal departments in 2013, second only to compliance or regulatory issues and controlling outside counsel costs.

Foreign Language Skills See High Demand in Legal Market

Mastering a foreign language not only can be useful when you're on vacation — it also can enhance your legal career. Bilingual lawyers are in strong demand, according to a recent survey of attorneys from Robert Half Legal. Learn which language skills are most desirable for lawyers and legal support staff

One Bad Apple

What affect do bad hires have on your team's morale and your own productivity? Find out in this infographic from Robert Half.