Signs of growth for litigation, bankruptcy law remains strong
Posted By Career Services Staff, Nov 24, 2009
The National Law Journal reports that the latest Hildebrant Peer Monitor index shows a 1.8% increase in demand for litigation in the first three quarters of 2009 over 2008 numbers. During th same period, demand for bankruptcy services has increased 18%. While data suggests demand for legal services in the Bay Area remain flat, the apparent growing demand for litigation may be a sign of recovery in legal employment.