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Why Treating Lawyers Well Is Good PR for Your Firm

A London law firm is in hot water after an job ad that was purportedly posted by the firm offered a junior associate salary of just $12,885.00 per year. The salary is more than a few dollars below the minimum wage. This translates to roughly $7 per hour,......
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