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Young lawyers: when the search for the first job turns into a headache


SURVEY – Many of them dream of a first collaboration in a large Parisian firm. But the reality of the job market makes many disappointed.

Lawyer, really a royal road?

For the thousands of young people who come out of the eleven French training schools each year - nearly 3,700 graduates in 2020 - and who already imagine themselves working in the firm of their dreams, the return to reality can sometimes be tough.

Like Camille, 25, who was aiming for a first collaboration in civil law in Paris.

As I didn't see any advertisements, I sent a lot of unsolicited applications

,” she explains.

A month of intense but fruitless research later, “

it resulted in a change of perspective.

I chose to move towards a branch that recruits more easily, construction law, even if it was not in my initial plans.


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Source: lefigaro

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