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Top 10 Predictions for the 2019 Legal Tech Job Market

For the last four years, TRU Staffing Partners has given the community our annual “Top 10 Predictions” related to the legal technology job market. Last year’s predictions drew attention to new disciplines seeking a place in the legal job market as well as repeat trends building momentum toward becoming new standards in industry hiring practices and talent development.

This year’s prophecies reveal a culmination and realization of several forecasts from years past as well as several new developments (or lack of developments) that are shaping the future of staffing in the legal industry. These observations and deductions aim to help employers and employees anticipate how to maneuver professionally and hire the right talent in the year ahead. Read TRU’s top 10 predictions for 2019 and how they will impact the hiring practices of law firms, corporations, consultancies, software companies and service providers around the globe here!

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TRU Tips

The U.S.’s state-by-state privacy regulation approach is creating jobs—and inefficiency.

TOP 3 Unforeseen Effects Of Increased State (Rather Than Federal) Privacy Regulation On The Privacy Job Market
  • Outside counsel will hyperextend their Data Privacy practice hiring to service the needs of corporations who cannot or do not want to keep up with privacy regulations in-house.
  • Contract staffing for privacy lawyers will balloon until federal legislation levels the playing field.
  • If and when Federal legislation does pass, the need for privacy pros may decrease due to the growing inflation of demand corporations face to stay compliant in all fifty states as well as abroad.
Wednesday, 13 November 2019, 09:53
Events

Sarah Roberts will be presenting "Forensic Certifications: Why, Which and In What Order" with Special Counsel Doug Brush and Aon/Stoz Friedberg’s Nathan Mouselli.

Monday, 11 November 2019, 16:45
TRU Tips

Contract opportunities will surge in November and December as FTEs take vacation or maternity/paternity and the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) comes into effect!

TOP 3 Busiest Times for Contract Opportunities
  • Landmark legislation: When big law (CCPA, GDPR, FRCP) comes closer to taking effect, companies bolster their teams with contractors to prepare and catch up.
  • Leave: Whether it’s extended vacation or celebrating the birth of a new family member, when full time employees take time off, hiring managers augment with temporary resources.
  • Large Projects: When big cases demand bigger and potentially more sophisticated teams, contractors become the solution to fill the talent gaps.
Wednesday, 06 November 2019, 12:19