Outlook Bleak For Summer Associate Spots: Report

Law360, New York (March 3, 2010, 5:31 PM EST) -- The job environment is tough for all lawyers right now, but according to a report from the National Association for Law Placement, it's even tougher for those starting out and looking to get some experience in the field.

According to report released by the NALP Tuesday, law firms of all sizes offered a median of seven summer associate positions to second-year law students for the upcoming 2010 season, a drop from the medians of 10 offered in 2008 for the summer of 2009 and 15 in...
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