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The novel coronavirus has slowed in-house hiring, but essential positions, especially at the top levels of corporate legal departments, are still being filled. At the same time, employers have become more selective about whom they hire and are increasingly turning to contract lawyers to fill lower-level positions, according to recruiters. 

Phillip Bantz

Phillip Bantz is a reporter for Corporate Counsel. Follow him on Twitter @PhillipBantz.

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