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Candidate and Law Firms for Sale Update 20th May 2020

New Locum/Consultant Lawyers

Click here to book a locum or call 0800 246 5001. We have 1064 locum and consultant solicitors registered on our platform, with hourly rates starting at just £25 plus agency fees. Most locums currently available to work remotely as required and on an ongoing ad hoc basis.

CAN-1135 Solicitor with 15 years PQE looking for roles in private client. Returning to the profession after a break, her experience in wills & probate work is limited so happy to work at a rate of £15 per hour. Remote or Oxfordshire.
CAN-30128 Kingston, Surrey 25 year PQE residential conveyancing solicitor. Looking for locum posts in the South East.
CAN-18710 Guildford Professional locum with over 30 years experience. 1969 qualified wills & probate solicitor with agricultural law experience. STEP member. Hourly rate flexible depending on location. Able to cover London and the South East.
CAN-24283 Llandudno 7 year PQE company commercial and commercial litigation lawyer. Looking for locum roles in Cheshire, Flintshire, North Wales and the Wirral.
CAN-30148 York 12 year PQE private client solicitor covering wills & probate, LPAs, Court of Protection, trusts and estate planning. Looking for locum posts.
CAN-30146 West London 5 year PQE Company Commercial Solicitor and in house legal counsel dealing with commercial contracts and data protection. Looking for locum posts in London and surrounds.
CAN-25803 Warrington 35 year PQE Commercial Solicitor experienced in company commercial law, employment law and IP. Looking for locum company commercial posts in Cheshire and the North West.
CAN-26631 North London 10 year PQE Solicitor with experience in commercial litigation, civil litigation, general in house commercial work, insolvency and debt collection. Available for locum assignments in Greater London region.
CAN-24007 Manchester Wills & probate fee earner 30 years experience. Looking for locum posts in Manchester, West Yorkshire and the North West. Will consider further afield depending on hourly rate.
CAN-19942 Leeds “2003 qualified wills & probate and elderly client solicitor with additional conveyancing experience. STEP qualified. Looking for a locum post in West Yorkshire.
CAN-26699 Coventry 30 year PQE Corporate Commercial Solicitor and in house legal counsel dealing with company commercial law, compliance, corporate finance and banking & finance.
CAN-24835 Abertawe Wills and Probate, Commercial Contracts, Litigation, Employment and Personal Injury Locum available for work across the country.
CAN-17569 Doncaster 20 year PQE litigation solicitor with employment law (claimant and respondent) and commercial litigation experience available for locum assignments in the South Yorkshire region.

New Permanent Candidates

15052020 Lawyer with following looking to invest in a North East law firm with a view to future partnership. Conveyancing lawyer with developer clients. Following valued at c£60k per annum approx. Looking to purchase or buy into practice.
CAN-30151 Leicester 2 year PQE private client solicitor experienced in a broad range of wills & probate matters, LPAs, trusts and estate planning. Looking for posts in the Midlands.
CAN-30147 Newport Property Legal Executive with both commercial and residential property experience together with networking and business development experience, looking for roles around Cardiff and Newport. 2004 qualifier. Partner and management background.
CAN-18096 Bristol 15 year PQE property and licensing solicitor, looking for commercial property posts in Bristol or South Gloucestershire.
CAN-30145 Liverpool 15 year PQE litigation solicitor with expertise in contract, construction, property litigation and insolvency disputes. Experience in both private practice and in-house work. Looking for a suitable role in the Greater Manchester or Merseyside areas.
CAN-30144 IAAS Level 2 Accredited Immigration Supervisor with experience setting up and managing a successful immigration department dealing with legal aid and privately funded clients. Manchester location.

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Law Firms for Sale List – Selection

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Ref 100197 Dublin
Well established Dublin solicitors’ firm for sale. Sole practitioner looking to sell a profitable practice with onsite car parking situated in close proximity to the courts and the airport. Leasehold premises (long term lease available). General practice firm with external consultants handling work as required. One key member of staff for transfer. Turnover c€300-400k with a profit margin of c.40-50%. Areas of law include Probate & Estates, Conveyancing, Litigation, Commercial, Landlord and Tenant and Family. Excellent location without local competition. Lots of goodwill, no marketing needed at present – the firm have to turn work away. Significant potential to grow the business and expand. Client sources are referrals, auctioneers and other professional contacts. Mainly local clients but some national and international work as well. Large will bank. Owner looking to pursue other interests.

Ref 100191 London
Small solicitors’ firm £125k turnover looking for a merger or investment opportunities to grow the existing UK and international client base. Niche energy and infrastructure practice encompassing corporate/commercial and commercial property based in central London. Ideally looking for a merger with another law firm or input from another potential partner or investor to expand either in the same field or new areas. Owner looking to stay in the practice.

Ref 100190 Shell Solicitors Firm for Sale
Solicitors firm (not ABS) for sale – offers c£25k. Firm, domain name, email, PII included in goodwill price. No clients, no staff, no commitments. Quick sale welcomed.

Ref 100194 Bedfordshire
Well established Bedfordshire Solicitors’ firm, SRA regulated, looking for a sale. Support staff plus a sole practitioner specialising in private family law (no legal aid) with a turnover of c£170k and profit £75k. Seller looking for a clean break and invites sensible offers. Happy to stay for a transition period. Clients mainly local. Continuation of lease on office available

Ref 100195 Berkshire
Small solicitors’ firm based in Berkshire, with an owner willing to continue as a consultant. Clients located nationwide. Private client and foreign property work. Looking for a merger or buy in from someone seeking to develop and expand a law practice. Turnover c.£125k. No TUPE, claims free, no assets and no legacy issues. Quick sale possible.

Ref 100196 West Yorkshire
West Yorkshire Solicitors firm for sale. £200k turnover, 15% profit margin, no TUPE staff (remaining fee earners are consultants) and a local West Yorkshire client base. Work includes Commercial Property, Business Sales & Purchase, Personal Injury and General Litigation. Fairly well established practice with no claims history. Director looking to remain as consultant. No lease. Offers invited.

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Jonathan Fagan

Jonathan Fagan LLM FIRP is Managing Director of Ten-Percent Legal Recruitment. He has been recruiting solicitors and legal support staff for law firms and in house legal departments for over 20 years and handles roles from junior fee earners through to partners and law firm sales/purchases. A non-practising solicitor on the Roll since 2000, he is also the author of a number of legal career books, which are available at You can contact Jonathan at