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Will Contract Work Help Legal Technologists Get Through The Recession?

The pickings might be slim for recently laid off legal technologists, with on-demand legal staffing providers seeing varying current opportunities for contract hiring. But they all agree remote work will become commonplace in the legal industry. Legaltech News journalist Victoria Hudgins reached out to TRU CEO Jared Coseglia for his unique job market knowledge and interpretation of hiring trends.

"TRU Staffing Partners Inc. founder and CEO Jared Coseglia said recent months have been strong for on-demand legal technologist work.

"His company, which places e-discovery, cybersecurity and privacy professionals in permanent and contract staffing positions, saw an uptick in demand across all legal verticals, he said. With “a big uptick in the privacy staffing for legal support staff in wake of the pandemic” as corporations accelerate their privacy policies.

"Coseglia agreed legal technologists aren’t immune from recent law firm layoffs, but he hasn’t seen 'aggressive law firm cuts.'

"He explained the lower turnover may be fueled, 'Mostly because law firms are generally outsourcing most of the heavy lifting especially for ESI [electronically stored information] and retaining more consultative and project management staff in-house to manage those third-party resources. ESI resources of this nature are generally highly billable with strong margins for profitability within firms.'"

Read the full article HERE!

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“Masterclass: Q1 2021 Legaltech Job Market Report” on February 18 at 1:00 p.m. ET will team Coseglia with Kaylee Walstad and Mary Mack at Electronic Discovery Resource Model (EDRM) for the newest edition in an ongoing series of master classes full of updated information on what happened in the legal tech job market in Q4 2020 and what to expect in Q1 2021.

Thursday, 18 February 2021, 13:00
Events

Looking for a job as a privacy professional? Attend this ABA-hosted webinar to learn from experts on how to stand out from the pool of applicants, where to look for a job, and much more. Panelists, including TRU's CEO Jared Coseglia and Director of Recruitment and Account Management Jess Barre, will discuss how to find a job in one of the fastest growing industries. Discussion will include which certification and experience requirements will make you stick out in the competitive market. Hear some insight of the what the interview process will look like for these privacy positions. Register HERE!

Wednesday, 03 February 2021, 13:00
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Top 10 2021 Job Market Predictions in Legal Technology

Take a look into the TRU crystal ball with “Top 10 2021 Job Market Predictions in Legal Technology!” This marks the sixth consecutive year TRU founder and CEO Jared Coseglia has offered his vision for the twelve months following publication. Don’t miss the chance to take advantage of his tips and advice about legal tech in cybersecurity, e-discovery, and privacy and read the article HERE!

Wednesday, 20 January 2021, 16:35