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28th Mar 2023

March 2023 Newsletter

Read Dovetail's newest newsletter below.

A Complete Guide to the Australian Legal Tech Landscape

A comprehensive guide to the legal technology landscape available to Australian In-House Lawyers in 2023.

View our legal tech guide here. 

Melbourne ACC In-House Counsel Day – Summary 2023

Here is a Summary of the sessions from Association of Corporate Counsel Australia Vic In-House Counsel Day, 9th March 2023. Dovetail was a proud Exhibitor and Sponsor at the event. Thanks, ACC, for hosting an enjoyable and informative event.
We look forward to the In-House Counsel Day in Perth, WA on 4th May!

Read our summary here. 

Dovetail Pricing Structure

Tired of not knowing what recruiters charge? Dovetail offers completely transparent fees and margins. We are so confident that we offer the best value and pricing structure that we’ve put it all on our website.

View our Pricing page here. 

Wondering what your value is in the market? Here are the typical in-house salaries we see at each level.

Salary Guide

What's your value?


Sample of Live Opportunities

  • Employment Lawyer – Sydney: In-House Employment Law roles don’t get better than this. An outstanding opportunity for an experienced Employment Lawyer to lead the Employment and Workplace Relations function in Australia and NZ at a leading global company with over 15,000 employees across the region.
  • Legal Counsel – FMCG – Sydney: An outstanding opportunity for a Legal Counsel with 4+ years of experience, to join a leading FMCG business, home to some of Australia’s best-known brands.
  • Senior Legal Counsel – Commercial – Sydney: An outstanding opportunity for an experienced Senior Commercial Lawyer to engage in cutting-edge and strategic level work at a world-leading Sydney university.

Want to know more about these roles an others?

View more roles here.

Looking to add a lawyer to your team?

View a sample of available lawyers here.

Recent Articles Worth Reading

Australia – The Jobs Report, October – December 2022

The Jobs Report
Here is the most recent report on job trends by industry, occupation and region for the end of 2022.

Read the full Job report here


Labour Market Insights – Solicitors

Labour Market Insights -Aus Gov
A snapshot of the Solicitor occupation for 2023.

Key statistics:

Employed: 89,300

Future Growth: 21%

Weekly Earnings: $1,528

Full-Time Share: 83%

Female Share: 51%

Average Age: 39

Read the full market insight here

Adulthood now begins at 28 – welcome to the new life stages

Financial Review
An article worth considering when planning your career:- We now have “Six life stages include childhood (0-12), adolescence, or training, 13-28, .. shortened adulthood of 29-55, a lifestyle period covering 56-64 .. retirement extends from 65-76, and old age comes in at 77.”

Would you like to read more articles?

View our list of articles worth reading


Fun Facts

  • Art competitions used to be held at the Olympics with winners being awarded gold, silver and bronze medals.
  •  There are 1 million Camels that roam wild Australia’s Deserts – the largest number of purebred camels in the world.
  • There’s enough gold inside Earth to coat the planet.

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