Legal Sector Added 400 Jobs in October, Down 3,000 Over Past 12 Months

, The American Lawyer


The legal sector added 400 jobs in October according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' monthly employment report released Friday. The modest rise was not enough to counter two consecutive months of job losses in an up-and-down year that has left the industry with substantially fewer positions than it had in October 2010, the BLS reported.

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