Monthly Archives: February 2017

5 Reasons why it’s Time to Leave London

7 Feb 2017 Full Story

Affordable housing From 2004 – 2016, the average wage has increased 27.92% from £22,056 – £28,213. However, for the same period, average house prices rose from £138,000 – £234,000, an astonishing +70%1. For many people in today’s economy, saving up for a house deposit and securing a reasonable mortgage seems a long way off. The […]

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Two New Researchers Join the Jepson Holt Team

7 Feb 2017 Full Story

The team here at Jepson Holt would like to welcome two new additions to the family. We have bolstered our research team with two specialised researchers who will be working with our sister company Empirical Research. Matt is our new Research team leader after building an impressive resume conducting legal research for the likes of […]

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Size of the Solicitor Talent Pool throughout the Year

6 Feb 2017 Full Story

The graph shows the size of the solicitor talent pool relative to January 2014, which was when the most searches for “Solicitor Jobs” was carried out using Google in the past 3 years.                     Click to Enlarge:

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Breakfast Club for Professional Practices

3 Feb 2017 Full Story

Our friends over at Crowe Clarke Whitehill have developed a Breakfast Club Programme for Professional Practices. The breakfast club is made up of a series of seminars designed to increase your  understanding and awareness of the sector. The next event is due to take place on the 26th of April and will provide an update on the recent […]

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All Roads Lead to North for Law Firms

2 Feb 2017 Full Story

The Concept of ‘Northern Powerhouse’ is actually one of the few things we can thank George Osborne for.  In the words of Osborne: ““The cities of the north are individually strong, but collectively not strong enough. The whole is less than the sum of its parts. So the powerhouse of London dominates more and more. […]

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