Staff increases in law firms worldwide by position 2018

Share of law firms worldwide who have increased their headcount in 2018, by position

by E. Mazareanu, last edited Jan 4, 2019
Staff increases in law firms worldwide by position 2018 This statistic depicts the share of law firms worldwide who have added staff in 2018, broken down by position. During the survey, 71.5 percent of respondents stated that they have increased the number of associate lawyers at their firm.
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Share of law firms worldwide who have increased their headcount in 2018, by position

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Share of respondents
Associate lawyers71.5%
Marketing or business development45.7%
Equity partners43.5%
Technology staff or IT support43.5%
Non-equity partners38.9%
Human resources team31.9%
Billing team31.9%
Pricing team15.9%
Project management15.2%
Knowledge management14.5%
We have not added any headcount8%
Share of respondents
Associate lawyers71.5%
Marketing or business development45.7%
Equity partners43.5%
Technology staff or IT support43.5%
Non-equity partners38.9%
Human resources team31.9%
Billing team31.9%
Pricing team15.9%
Project management15.2%
Knowledge management14.5%
We have not added any headcount8%
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by E. Mazareanu, last edited Jan 4, 2019
This statistic depicts the share of law firms worldwide who have added staff in 2018, broken down by position. During the survey, 71.5 percent of respondents stated that they have increased the number of associate lawyers at their firm.
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