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International Relocation Guide

International Relocations by Australian Lawyers – 2019 vs 2020 & predicting 2021

There was a 91% decrease in international relocations (Australian lawyers moving to London, Hong Kong, New York and Singapore) from

How to negotiate a salary increase during a pandemic

Pay Negotiations during a Pandemic Pay negotiations are tough at the best of times, particularly within the legal industry where

Corporate law – Looking ahead

“Predicting rain doesn’t count. Building Arcs does.”  – Warren Buffet The life of a corporate M&A ‘deal junky’ lawyer at

Year in Review Part 3 – Non-Partner to Partner moves

Over the past weeks, EG Consulting has been publishing a series of articles and illustrations to share our insights into

Year in review Part 2 – In-House

Continuing our review of last year, EG Consulting will publish a series of articles and illustrations to share our insights

Year in Review Part 1- Lateral Partner Moves

Over the coming weeks, EG Consulting will publish a series of articles and illustrations to share our insights into the #legalmarket from

How does your law firm’s response to COVID-19 compare to its competitors? Part 1: BigLaw

Most Australian law firms have now announced the measures that they plan to implement to combat the initial impact of

Lawyers, are you planning for the future?

The monitor is set up, Wi-Fi finally sorted and you are no longer spending three hours on the phone with

What happens next?

Let’s start by saying; stay safe, stay home, stay positive. This is a period of uncertainty, anxiety and, of course,

State of the Legal Market 2019/2020

State of the Legal Market Lawyers generally are very time poor which makes it difficult to have a good understanding

Russia, a different international move

Headline: Salary incentives Good career prospects Expertise in the energy sector (oil/gas & utilities) Personal challenge and development. Historically the

Will the future legal world be gender-balanced?

“The future is exciting. Let’s build a gender-balanced world. Everyone has a part to play – all the time, everywhere”,

Reviewing 5 Mindfulness Apps

As we are trying to raise awareness and funds for the Movember Foundation (Please refer to photos and if you

An approach to managing mental wellness at work

In the previous Movember article I talked about some of the pressure and stress that I have felt over the

Mental Health in the Workplace

Mental health in the workplace is beginning to receive the attention it deserves, but more still needs to be done.

Legal Salary Information – 2018 Review

PQE Top Tier Law Firm Mid-Tier Law firm Boutique Law firm  Financial Services Commerce Public sector Grad 75-85K 70 –

Want a better salary rise?

Asking for more money is tough. According to job board data and our own research almost half of the working population

8 reasons why it’s OK to be interested in the job market

Being interested in the current job market isn’t a crime and doesn’t mean that you are going to leave your

Cover Letter Help

Writing a cover letter should be easy. It isn’t. We know that it isn’t. However, it can be if you

5 things your should be doing in your review

Conducting a personal assessment – Have you: Reached your goals? Learned all you need from this role? Exceeded expectations? Build

Job Searching – A step by step guide

The ‘who, what, why, when, where‘ approach Step 1 – Why? Start with the why Define why you are looking

Team ‘Fit’

What does it mean to find the right ‘fit’? How can you make the best decision possible under interview conditions.

Legal Salary Guide – Q1 2018

Below is a guide to salaries. They are all package salaries (Base and Super, excluding bonus). As a general rule

5 things that legal recruiters look for in graduates

    When it comes to applying for legal roles you need every bit of help you can get. Competition

5 things legal recruiters look for from graduates

When it comes to applying for legal roles you need every bit of help you can get. Competition is fierce.

January 2018 – Summary

Corporate TerraCom Limited (TerraCom) has made an accelerated non-renounceable entitlement offer on a 3 for 13 basis at $0.215 per share

2018 – Piercing the Veil!

As with any trend these are predictions. They are educated guesses but anything can happen in the year. The best

New Year 2018 (Making and keeping resolutions)

2018 Goals – Setting and keeping them   Keeping New Year GOALS is hard. Statistically nearly 80% of people who

5 things you can do NOW to help reduce work stress

One of the things most people talk to us about is wanting to achieve a better work life balance. Most

Things to remember as a final year law student

Towards the end of final year at law school, we are divided into two camps. Those of us who have

Achieving a Work Life Balance

The Work/Life Balance Myth Lawyers, as a general rule, put in long hours. Whether it is studying for a Masters

Interview – ClearView – What is it like in-house?

Interview with Elizabeth Briggs (Head of Legal) In this new feature, we wanted to give you an inside look at

How to make a Million Dollars as a Lawyer

“Work hard in school, do well at university, work really hard throughout your career and you’ll be set for life”

Passion is Key – Planning your career

My partner and I founded EG Consulting because we wanted to help people realise their career potential and discover their

Legal Market Review – June 2017

Introduction   The legal recruitment market this year has been ‘steady’. Most released roles have been replacement as opposed to

Interview Questions

Outlined below is a guide for questions that could be asked in your interview. Be sure to prepare answer to

Clerkship Advice

Clerkship applications are coming. Make sure that you are ready. We are here to help get you a job, if

Dealing with rejection

Getting into a Law School is tough. Surviving law school while getting excellent grades, volunteering at firms, being involved with

Associate to Senior Associate

Making the transition from Associate to Senior Associate is clearly set out in every law firm. Everyone knows the path

What is involved in private practice as a junior lawyer?

Working as a lawyer in private practice at the early stages of your career can vary depending on the firm

The Clerkship Battle – What to do if things don’t go to plan, and what if they do?

Getting onto a clerkship program is one of the hardest aspects of becoming a lawyer. Over the years, due to

5 Legal Recruiting Predictions – 2017

New Year predictions are risky. A lot can happen throughout the year and general psychology can lead us to being

Interviewing – Legal Interviews

Firstly, congratulations! You have an interview. Celebrate that win. It is a tough market generally for legal professionals who are

Brexit and legal recruitment

The whole of Europe was shocked recently by the UK voting to leave the EU. Whatever my personal opinion we

Navigating Your Legal Career

Firstly, congratulations. You have spent a long time at university, paid a lot of money, worked extremely hard and you

Job Search Strategies– ‘The search is on!’

  Today’s recruitment market is tough. Budgets are tight, competition is fierce and the globalisation of companies has only increased

Review Time

Review Time – Talking about salary and thinking about the future Salary negotiations, either at the start of a new

“The London Thing” International Careers for Lawyers

Moving my legal career to an international market – ‘the London thing’   London. More and more it is becoming

Legal Secretary – Property – Melbourne

An amazing opportunity for a Top-tier law firm in their busy Property team. This is a part time opportunity - APPLY NOW!

Melbourne Full Time $80000 - $90000

Legal Secretary – Corporate – Melbourne

Our client is a Top-Tier law firm, with newly designed offices in the CBD. This role sits within their dynamic and modern Corporate team

Melbourne Full Time $80000 - $90000

Projects and Construction Lawyer – Top Tier Firm

This is a rare opportunity to join a leading Australian firm in the construction team.

Sydney Full Time $140000 - $180000