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Candidate Update 22nd April 2020

Please find below a list of locums available to assist – we have a good selection of commercial, corporate, private client, litigation and of course conveyancing locums currently looking for remote work.

We have also had a number of permanent candidates interested in options either immediately via remote working/on site or once the current crisis is at an end.

Ten Percent offers the most flexible recruitment fee options available in the UK for any industry and not just at difficult economic times. We operate a low cost fixed fee 5 year plan –, a job board – and flexible fee options on all permanent placements (12 or 24 month payment terms). We do not quibble over fees and we are not aggressive sales people with quotas to fill – we never chase you or constantly telephone. Feel free to visit our website for details, drop us an email in reply or give us a call on 0800 246 5001.

New for 2020Fixed Rate Locums – select an hourly rate & field of law, click a button, we send you CVs.

New for 2020The Locum Bank – a selection of the regular locums we work with – full profiles online.

New Locum Lawyers

Click here to book a locum or call 0800 246 5001. We have 1064 locum solicitors registered on our platform, with hourly rates starting at just £25 plus agency fees.

CAN-30088 15 year PQE Corporate Commercial Solicitor available for locum work. Fully bilingual (English and French). Expertise in private practice, in-house, commercial contracts, data protection, commercial litigation, intellectual property, commercial property, employment law, procurement, commercial strategic planning and European Law.
CAN-29753 – 20 year PQE Commercial Solicitor available for locum work. General Company Commercial Law, IT Law, Intellectual Property, Risk and Compliance, Data Protection (DPO), Corporate Governance work covered.
CAN-21457 Senior Private Client Solicitor, with family and property law. 45 years PQE.
CAN-24647 35 years PQE STEP Qualified Solicitor with a wealth of private client experience as well as conveyancing, family law and commercial property.
CAN-29526 Non-qualified Locum Private Client Fee Earner. Probate specialist (rather than will drafting).
CAN-20564 30 year PQE Wills & Probate Solicitor with STEP membership, a wealth of experience and additional marketing experience.
CAN-26643 15 year PQE Private Client Solicitor with STEP qualification available for locum work. Wills & probate, LPA, trusts and tax planning covered.
CAN-16113 Specialist locum lawyer, able to deal with Private Client work; Wills, probate, trusts, LPAs and Court of Protection matters.
CAN-30073 25 year PQE Family Solicitor specialising in all aspects of safeguarding law and practice. Located in Greater London.
CAN-30085 15 year PQE Corporate Commercial Solicitor. All aspects pf company commercial law covered. Experience in the recruitment industry and the media sector. Remote working
CAN-30061 30 year PQE private Family Law Solicitor with experience in dealing with high net worth clients. Crewe
CAN-30057 10 year PQE Litigation Solicitor – civil litigation, defendant personal injury, data protection and counter fraud. Chester.
CAN-30052 3 year PQE civil litigation and personal injury solicitor. Leeds
CAN-30094 2 year qualified FILEX legal executive specialising in personal injury (RTA) and credit hire cases. Wigan
CAN-30079 FILEX with conveyancing experience dating back to 2013 available for locum roles. Gloucester.
CAN-30059 1 year PQE Residential Conveyancing Solicitor available for locum work. Croydon.
CAN-30034 Property Solicitor specialising in both residential and commercial conveyancing. Berkshire.
CAN-30095 15 year PQE Conveyancing Solicitor dealing with residential conveyancing and land transfers. National – remote working.

New Permanent Candidates

Corporate & Commercial Lawyers
CAN-30071 10 year PQE Corporate Commercial Solicitor and in house legal counsel. Private practice and in house experience. Specialist experience in the Science & Technology sectors dealing with company commercial, IP, data protection, IT and risk management.
CAN-30101 6 year PQE qualified Company Commercial Solicitor with private practice and in house experience. Deals with commercial contracts, IT, IP, data privacy and outsourcing. Specialist experience in the technology and financial sectors.
CAN-30069 3 year PQE Litigation Solicitor specialising in arbitration and shipping law and further experience in commercial and property litigation. In house and private practice experience. Looking for a litigation role in London. Speaks fluent Russian.
CAN-30044 NQ Solicitor looking for a suitable dispute resolution role in Ireland or the UK. Remote working particularly of interest. Currently based in Dublin.
CAN-30063 2 year PQE Company Commercial solicitor working in house as head of legal services. Deals with: commercial contract, data protection, commercial property, construction law and compliance.
CAN-30090 Senior in house legal counsel with specialist M&A experience.
CAN-30084 In house legal counsel with 4 years experience. Dealing with commercial contracts and commercial litigation.
CAN-30100 Commercial Contracts Manager with 17 years experience.

High Street Lawyers
16041922 Surrey and London – NQ Wills & Probate Solicitor. Wills, Probate and LPAs. Available immediately.
CAN-30037 West London NQ Solicitor with experience in housing law, property litigation and family law. Looking for posts in West London.
CAN-30072 East-Central London 2 year PQE Solicitor with experience in civil litigation, Family, Housing, Landlord and Tenant, Residential Conveyancing. Looking for a suitable role in the Central London area.
CAN-30055 Stockport 13 year PQE litigation solicitor specialising in professional negligence with civil litigation, Looking for posts in the North West.
CAN-30049 Brighton 10 year PQE crime solicitor with Duty Status looking for a suitable role in the Greater London or Brighton areas.
CAN-30070 Twickenham 3 year PQE Employment Law Solicitor with 10 years experience. Private practice and in house experience. Looking for posts in Middlesex.
CAN-30035 Cardiff 15 year PQE Solicitor primarily dealing with family law and civil and commercial litigation. Looking for posts in South Wales. Following of clients.
CAN-30076 Blackburn 2 year PQE Crime & Property Solicitor looking to change career paths and move into property law. Looking for roles in the North West.
CAN-30098 Stockport 15 year PQE Solicitor and solicitor advocate dealing with family law, commercial property and litigation. Looking for a post in the North West.
CAN-30042 West-Central London 1 year PQE Family Law solicitor specialising in privately funded family work. Trained at a leading London Law firm and excellent academics. Looking for a suitable role in Central London.
CAN-30093 Ilford Senior litigation executive specialising in personal injury, medical negligence, professional negligence, debt recovery, construction law, contentious probate, contractual disputes and insolvency. Looking for new opportunities in Essex.

Please reply to this email to request CVs or register a vacancy, click here to register vacancies online, email or call 0800 246 5001.

Law Firms for Sale List – Selection

Thinking of selling/merging/buying? No sale or advertising fees. Simply email us or give us a call on 0207 127 4343 for a confidential discussion. Click here for our free guide on selling a law firm.

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 100193 Kent
Solicitors’ firm (SRA regulated) for sale as shell. Owner looking to make a sale before October 2020. Happy to discuss all options in terms of a purchase. Claims free, geographical location not an issue, no staff, no cases. Quick sale very welcome.

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.

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