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Candidate Update 24th October 2017 – Solicitors, ILEX, Locum, Permanent, Legal Secretaries, Paralegals, Law Firms for Sale

New Permanent Solicitors and ILEX

CAN-27090 Residential and Commercial Conveyancing Solicitor (75/25 split) with own client following. Following estimated at c£150-180k, salary sought of £40k plus good bonus scheme. Looking for a firm in London or Essex – must be CQS and on all major panels. Salaried roles only.

British Virgin Islands – opportunity to establish an office in the BVI. BVI Lawyer with law firm licence looking to work with a UK firm interested in a local office in the BVI.

CAN-27111 7 year PQE Commercial Litigation Solicitor with experience in commercial litigation and professional negligence. Looking for permanent litigation roles in Central London.

17101017 NQ Family Solicitor looking for work in and around London. 6 months PQE. Permanent, Full Time.

16100751 Family Solicitor with 15 years PQE looking for work in South Wales. Permanent, Full Time or Part Time. Available immediately.

CAN-27116 NQ Solicitor with extensive criminal litigation experience looking for a suitable role in the Central London area.

CAN-27118 NQ Solicitor with 6 years’ experience as a paralegal prior to training contract, looking for a suitable role in the Middlesex and North West and Central London areas. Experience in Family, Civil Litigation and Employment Law.

New Locum Solicitors & ILEX – from £25 per hour

NB: Plenty of locum availability at the moment for conveyancing and wills & probate assignments. Contact us with your requirements.

CAN 2034 Conveyancing Locum Solicitor with 10 years PQE looking for roles in Surrey and London. Available immediately.

13101048 Locum Residential and Commercial Property Solicitor looking for work around Middlesex, Berkshire and London. Available in 2 weeks time.

12101458 Employment Locum Solicitor – senior and high end experience/hourly rate. London and M25.

CAN 3895 Conveyancing Locum – has availability from next week. Mainly residential, some commercial. Will travel.

09102340 Wills & Probate Locum Solicitor (or Licensing) available for cover from the end of October. London and M25.

13101832 Commercial Property Locum Solicitor available for cover across the Midlands, the North and London. £45 per hour.

CAN-27115 Litigation Executive specialising in debt recovery and insolvency with 30 years experience. Looking for locum posts in London and the South East.

CAN-27112 15 year PQE Family Law Solicitor with panel membership and privately funded experience. Looking for locum posts in Middlesex, West and Central London.

New Costs Draftspeople, Secretaries, Legal Cashiers and Paralegals

CAN-27113 Litigation paralegal/fee earner with experience from 1998 onwards in property litigation, debt recovery, civil litigation and insolvency. Looking for posts around Surrey and South London.

CAN-27110 Paralegal with experience in property law, IP and some family law. Looking for entry level posts in London and the South East.

Firms for Sale/Purchase

British Virgin Islands – opportunity to establish an office in the BVI. BVI Lawyer with law firm licence looking to work with a UK firm interested in a local office in the BVI.

Ref 17100846 Manchester law firm for merger. Small to medium size – 5 lawyers looking for a new home with files. PI mainly with Conveyancing and Employment.

Ref 21090941 Small Leicester law firm for sale. General practice in good location. Established client base. £150k turnover with staff.

Ref 27061248 Offshore Solicitors Firm for Sale – based in similar jurisdiction to England and Wales – with crime, family, commercial and litigation caseload. Senior partner looking to sell or remain as consultant.

Ref 20092238 Buyer interested in law firms around the Midlands. Mergers or purchase considered.

Ref 16101224 Buyers x 2 interested in Manchester based law firms looking to merge/sell.

Ref 08061231 Buyer looking to purchase will banks in London and Home Counties.

Ref 04071347 Buyer looking to purchase a solicitors firm with a crime or family legal aid contract in Beds, Bucks, Northants or Herts.

The list above is of locum and permanent candidates registered with us in the past 7 days. Please reply to this email to request CVs or register a vacancy, click here to register vacancies online, email or call 0800 246 5001.

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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