Legally Bound: Burdened With Debt, Law Grads Troubled by Lack of Sure Options, Triad Business Journal, Vol. 13, No. 30


"There are a lot more unemployed or underemployed lawyers in the market than at any time in the past 20 years,” says John Lassiter, president and owner of Charlotte-based law firm staffing company Carolina Legal Staffing.

Once-robust hiring has slowed, and many summer associate programs – traditionally a formal recruiting ground for first-year associates – have been scaled back, if not eliminated completely. Read more here.