Adam Lepofsky, president and founder of RainMaker Group spoke with Daniel Fish, of Precedent Magazine in the Fall 2014 edition of Precedent Magazine on articling jobs and junior associate positions in Toronto and on Bay Street.
A consistent influx of junior associates “means that firms are still looking to identify and invest in young talent,” says Adam Lepfosky,… Despite the fall of Heenan Blaikie, stable hireback numbers indicate that firms “are optimistic about the next few years.”
Beyond hireback numbers, Lepofsky hopes recent growth in the American legal market – New York and California, in particular – will spill over into Canada within a year. “I’m getting demands from clients in the States that I haven’t gotten in a long time,”I’m getting demands from clients in the States that I haven’t gotten in a long time,” he says. “An generally our economy will follow the U.S. economy, especially in the business of law.”
For the full article see: Mixed Results, by Daniel Fish