Law School Grads Face Tight Job Market

Law360, New York (August 6, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- With the economic downturn taking its toll on law firms around the country, law school graduates are facing an uphill battle when it comes to getting a job offer.

Law school students are poised to enter a legal job market already reeling from declining demand for legal work in structured finance, real estate development, private equity and even bankruptcy. Some of the country's most prominent firms have already resorted to laying off attorneys and staff.

Law firms Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP, Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft...
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