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Curating a path through legal marketing

As a recruiter in the legal industry, I get to watch careers bloom. So much happens as professionals move through the ranks.    Curati...

28 Feb 2024 Read more

The big legal marketing leap: Director to CMO

In recent years, I have seen more Directors of Marketing & Business Development make the leap to Chief Marketing & Business Development Office...

19 Jan 2024 Read more

How can law firms set their sales professio...

Several law firm leaders have considered the idea of hiring sales professionals, but don’t know where to start. I’ve also seen more than a...

13 Dec 2023 Read more

Business Development & Marketing. What&...

Should law firms make a clearer distinction between business development and marketing?   Marketing and business development are often link...

20 Oct 2023 Read more

Tomorrow’s Law Firm CMO: What Will It Take?

Law firm CMOs are evolving. These driven professionals have an historically deep responsibility for building marketing teams, sparking opportunities, ...

30 Sep 2023 Read more

Investments in AI Fueling Growth and New Jo...

Investments in AI Fueling Growth and New Job Opportunities across the Legal Market The business of law is actively being transformed by artificia...

12 Sep 2023 Read more

Get to know the Celeritas Team: Kjerstin Sa...

For more than a decade, Celeritas Recruiting has represented the leading organizations and professionals at the intersection of law and technolog...

27 Jul 2023 Read more

Is it time to panic?

With all the layoffs year to date, law firm business professionals are asking an important question: Is it time to panic?  Post-pandemic st...

20 Jun 2023 Read more

Career Ladder or Career Lattice? Modern Car...

Navigating your career can be a daunting task, but with the right approach, you can achieve your goals and land your dream job. I know that firsthand ...

15 Jun 2023 Read more

Should law firms mandate more in office att...

Conversation is swirling around how many “in office” days law firms are requiring of their professionals.   Recent reporting on...

14 Jun 2023 Read more

Celeritas Welcomes James Bickley

Celeritas Recruiting is excited to welcome our newest team member, James Bickley!   James joined Celeritas in January, bringing an impressi...

05 May 2023 Read more

New Investments in eDiscovery and Legal Tec...

Is 2023 looking to be better than last year?    The overall tech industry saw a drop in investments in 2022 compared to 2021. Data f...

12 Apr 2023 Read more

Are noncompete clauses a thing of the past?

Employees have always had a variety of reasons for wanting to change jobs, though generally people seek new opportunities to better themselves in one ...

25 Jan 2023 Read more

Prioritizing People: Dealing with Employee ...

Earlier this year on our blog page we addressed growing concern about employee health and wellness in the legal industry, including in the September p...

22 Nov 2022 Read more

Moving On – Is it time to consider a job ch...

We have all heard the saying "Find a job you enjoy doing, and you will never have to work a day in your life". This sentiment cert...

26 Oct 2022 Read more

Making Mental Health a Priority in the Worl...

Is a 40-hour workweek possible? Remote and hybrid work environments are now commonplace, as are new expectations for more balance between our perso...

22 Sep 2022 Read more

Employment Trends in the Business of Law

Whether or not the greater U.S. economy is deemed to have fallen into a recession, the practice of law remains a strong field. Whatever downturn may o...

16 Aug 2022 Read more

The Changing Landscape of Careers in Legal,...

Legal industry careers have evolved a lot over the past decade, in the practice of law, legal technology and the business of law. In recent posts we&r...

29 Jul 2022 Read more

The Changing Landscape of Careers in Legal,...

A couple months ago we shared some insight into the changing legal market, including new competition faced by law firms in recent years and the result...

10 Jun 2022 Read more

Personal Reflections on the WiE 2022 Confer...

Two weeks ago, I had the opportunity to attend the Women in eDiscovery 2022 Conference. As a first-time attendee, I wasn’t sure what to expect, ...

16 May 2022 Read more

6 Ways to Overcome Today's Counteroffer

“I’ve decided to stay at my current firm.” As a search consultant, I have heard this statement many times - but never more freque...

28 Apr 2022 Read more

The Changing Landscape of Careers in Legal,...

Careers in the legal industry have evolved a great deal in recent years. This includes the practice of law, legal technology, and the business of law....

24 Mar 2022 Read more

Winning the war on talent in 2022

Among the impacts of the ongoing pandemic are changes in the labor market. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the unemployment rate as of De...

02 Feb 2022 Read more

How to attract talent in 2022

Celeritas works closely with the Am Law 100 and other large law firms to place professionals in their marketing, sales, finance, operations and other ...

10 Jan 2022 Read more

Location-based salaries

Employers see an opportunity to reduce salaries when an employee or candidate relocates from a major city to a less expensive area, but employees are ...

06 Oct 2021 Read more

Revolution FOMO? How Organizations Pivot to...

This article originally appeared in Legaltech News, June 2021. law.com/legaltechnews/2021/06/23/revolution-fomo-how-organizations-pivot-to-a-l...

23 Jun 2021 Read more

2020 LEGAL TECH RECAP and 2021 SPECULATIONS

2020 LEGAL TECH RECAP and 2021 SPECULATIONS   So many of our conversations we have these days includes - “2020, what a year!&rdq...

21 Dec 2020 Read more

Changes in the Legal Technology Top Talent ...

Changes in the Legal Technology Top Talent Ecosystem Traditional workforce ecosystems have changed significantly in recent years, due in large part...

24 Mar 2020 Read more

CCPA and How it Will Affect Your Business

With the new law in effect, many businesses around the world are wondering what parts of the CCPA will apply to them. First, what is the CCPA? T...

19 Mar 2020 Read more

How to Keep Candidates Engaged Between Acce...

So the perfect candidate signed and accepted your job offer, congratulations! But don’t celebrate for too long, there is still work to do becaus...

24 Feb 2020 Read more

Counteroffers - What to Know Before Making ...

Congratulations! You have been offered a new job opportunity at your dream company. You are ready for a fresh start in 2020 and feel that you&rsquo...

15 Jan 2020 Read more

Why We Celebrate eDiscovery Day, Every Day.

Although December 4th is recognized as the official eDiscovery day, we think it’s worth celebrating every day and here’s why. This year&rs...

04 Dec 2019 Read more

My Two Key Takeaways Regarding the Future o...

Last month, I had the pleasure of attending the Ninth Annual Electronic Discovery Institute’s (EDI) Leadership Summit in beautiful Lake Tahoe. E...

05 Nov 2019 Read more

GDPR and it's Impact on eDiscovery and...

In the Spring of 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation that the European Parliament and Council agreed to embrace will replace the old Data Pro...

15 Nov 2018 Read more

What You Need to Know About California'...

In October 2017, Governor Jerry Brown signed A.B. 168, which added a section to California's labor code banning employers from asking about past s...

20 Feb 2018 Read more