The U.S. legal sector shed 1,300 jobs in May, according to statistics released Friday by the U.S. Department of Labor. While the industry has lost jobs every month so far in 2009, May's losses mark the smallest drop in legal jobs this year. All told, 14,400 legal-services jobs have disappeared since the start of the year.
Has Legal Sector Seen Worst of Job Cuts?
The American Lawyer
June 8, 2009