Legal Industry Shed 700 Jobs in May Vinayak Balasubramanian, The Am Law Daily June 6, 2014 | 1 Comments share share by mail share on linkedin Facebook share on twitter share on google+ Share With Email Send Thank you for sharing! Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. print reprints The latest losses push legal sector employment to its lowest level since the year began. Sign up for a free digital membership and get great benefits like: Already Registered? Sign In now 5 free articles* every 30 days, from other ALM publications Exclusive discounts on ALM events and products American Lawyer digital newsletter, plus your choice of more than 30 digital newsletters Access on the device of your choice: smartphone, tablet, or desktop Unlimited free access to Corporate Counsel and Law Technology News online Create Account with LinkedIn Register Now *May exclude premium content VIEW COMMENTS ( 1 ) ADD COMMENT What's being said Sign In Terms & Conditions Cy Abelman Jun 09, 2014 Do not go to law school. I have been out 25 years and I will be lucky to bring in 35k. I know many guys, better than me..more skilled practitioners who are on the street looking for work. There are kids from DePaul and Kent taking 50 dollars for a courtappappearance. The Illinois Secretary of State posted openings for two hearing officers to adjudicate license reinstatements and they were overwhelmed with 4000 applications. That was in MT Vernon. Not Chicago! Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here. Preparing comment abuse report for Article# 1202658417180 Send Thank you! This article's comments will be reviewed.