First-Year Hiring Declines While Diversity Soars

September 23, 2014 – In The News
The Legal Intelligencer

Fox Rothschild was featured in The Legal Intelligencer article, “First Year Hiring Declines While Diversity Soars.” Full text can be found in a special supplement to the September 2014 issue, but a synopsis is below.

While entry-level hiring at Pennsylvania law firms saw a decline of 18.1 percent between 2013 and 2014, Fox Rothschild’s hiring numbers remained steady, according to The Legal Intelligencer’s 2014 Pennsylvania First-Year Associates Survey.

Fox stayed on par with hiring from 2013, bringing aboard four new first-year associates in the firm’s Pennsylvania offices. The firm also saw an increase in associate retention, as 100 percent of the entry-level associates hired by the firm in Pennsylvania since 2012 have remained with the firm.