Candidate Update and New Law Firms for Sale 18th June 2021
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Candidate Update and New Law Firms for Sale 18th June 2021

New Locum Lawyers & Consultants

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NB: Residential Conveyancing Locums are currently very hard to source for all office-based conveyancing roles for all locations in the UK. Hourly rates for conveyancing are going to be at premium levels for the next 3-6 months.

CAN-24006 Due to a cancellation we have a conveyancing locum available for South East England, South West England and Wales. Available 28th June – 2nd July, 2nd-6th August and 23-27 August. 40 year + qualified property solicitor with experience in residential conveyancing and some wills & probate work. Happy to travel and stay locally.
CAN-31161 Bradford 5 year Personal Injury Solicitor with further PI experience as a paralegal dating back to 2008. Available for locum work in the West Yorkshire region.
CAN-31152 Tunbridge Wells 25 year PQE Family Solicitor and Resolution Member specialising in privately funded work. Available for locum work in the West Kent area.
CAN-31156 Romford 15 year PQE Wills & Probate and Conveyancing Solicitor. Available for locum work in the Essex and Greater London region.
CAN-31142 10 year PQE Solicitor specialising in property law. Available for locum work remotely from home.
CAN-30280 30 year PQE Solicitor specialising in commercial litigation, dispute resolution, IP, regulatory law and employment law. Looking for locum posts in London or remote.
CAN-29362 Corporate and Commercial Solicitor with US law firm training and specialist in project finance across the energy, environmental, media and luxury service sectors. 14 year PQE. Locum, contract or permanent.
CAN-30001 Warrington based, 7 year PQE litigation solicitor available for locum work in the Warrington, Chester, Manchester or Liverpool area. Deals with all aspects of civil litigation, personal injury and property disputes.

Click here to book a locum (remote and office based available), reply to this email or call 0800 246 5001.

New Permanent Candidates

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CAN-31145 Doncaster Licensed Conveyancer with residential conveyancing experience since 2016 onwards. Looking for conveyancing roles in the East Riding.
CAN-3274 20 year PQE Solicitor specialising in Wills & Probate (and property). Looking for a post allowing a managerial role as well as fee earning in North West London and Hertfordshire.
CAN-29362 Corporate and Commercial Solicitor with US law firm training and specialist in project finance across the energy, environmental, media and luxury service sectors. 2007 qualifier. Locum, contract or permanent. London.
CAN-31141 Qualified Legal Secretary with 3 years’ experience mainly in residential conveyancing and probate. Looking for a post in Kent or South East London.
CAN-31151 Property Legal Secretary with 20 years’ residential and commercial conveyancing experience. Looking for a suitable role in the Central London area. Salary levels Circa 35k.
CAN-31150 Company Secretary with 20 years experience. Looking for posts in London.

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 – Recently Registered

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Ref 100239 West MIdlands
Solicitors’ firm for sale in the West Midlands. Very well established law firm with c£750k turnover and c25% profit margin, loyal staff team. Mix of work is Conveyancing (44%), Family (32%), Private Client (14%) and Housing (10%). LEXCEL & CQS accredited, legal aid contract in housing. 2,500 will bank, short lease, good location. Firm on all lender panels. Owner looking to concentrate on fee earning and happy to remain involved as required, consultant or otherwise.

Ref 100238 Staffordshire Solicitors’ Firm
Staffordshire solicitors’ firm trading as a partnership for over 35 years and looking for a sale due to a retiring partner. Other partner looking to remain as a consultant or employee. Sellers will consider the option of a partner joining or a sale/merger. £500k turnover with 20-25% profit margin and scope for improving the profit ratio and further development of the firm. Small loyal team of staff for TUPE. Mix of mainly residential & commercial conveyancing (47%) and private client work (40%). c4000 will bank. Strong, established client base, mainly local and includes agricultural sector. Clients recommended, sourced from website or referred by IFAs.

Ref 100237 Private Client Firm
Small Private Client firm based near Stansted Airport looking for a sale or handover due to owner’s retirement. c£65k turnover, no staff, 30% probate, 50% wills, 15% LPAs. Currently referring conveyancing, contentious probate & trust administration work to another firm. PII costs are £1.3k pa. 30 files open at present include 9 estates and 10 LPAs. Clients mainly local. Owner happy to stay on in short term for handover.

Ref 100229 Hertfordshire Solicitors’ Firm
Firm on Hertfordshire/North London border (CQS registered) for sale. Two Partner practice dealing with residential and commercial conveyancing (80%) wills and probate (15%) and miscellaneous other non contentious matters(5%) . Turnover c£475k. Sale due to retirement of one partner. Second partner happy to remain for a while if required . Small support staff team. Work sourced mostly from old clients and their recommendation but also from various estate agents and mortgage brokers. No referral fees paid. Firm on all major lenders’ panels. Clients mostly based in Hertfordshire, North London and Essex but not restricted to those areas. Offices are leasehold.

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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