New Candidate Update and Law Firms for Sale 19th May 2021
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New Candidate Update and Law Firms for Sale 19th May 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-30825 Remote/Southampton Residential and Commercial Property Lawyer – semi-retired partner – with over 20 years’ experience. Available for locum work remotely in commercial and residential conveyancing. Also Southampton as location. Part time for next 2 weeks and then full time from June onwards.
CAN-31089 Stockport 25 year PQE Personal Injury Solicitor available for locum/consultancy work in the Cheshire, Greater Manchester or Merseyside areas or remotely from home.
CAN-31088 Guildford 18 year PQE Private Client Solicitor available for locum work in the Hampshire area and surrounds. Expertise in Wills,Trusts,Probate, Inheritance Tax, Estate Planning and International Estates.
CAN-31111 Falkirk 20 year PQE Scots Solicitor available for locum conveyancing work in the Falkirk, Edinbugh or Glasgow areas.
CAN-31090 Hemel Hempstead 15 year PQE in-house legal counsel available for locum/consultancy roles locally or remotely from home.
CAN-31107 Perth 9 year PQE Scots lawyer available for locum work in the Perth, Dundee, Glasgow and Edinburgh areas. Employment Law, Discrimination Law, Human Rights, Commercial Contracts and Criminal Law covered.

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-31108 Cardiff 14 year PQE Residential Conveyancing Legal Executive. Looking for a suitable permanent role in the Caerphilly, Cardiff or Newport areas.
CAN-31101 Oldham 2 year PQE Solicitor specialising in immigration and personal injury. Looking for posts in the North West.
CAN-31110 Manchester 4 year PQE Personal Injury solicitor. Looking for a suitable role in the Greater Manchester area.
CAN-31086 York 8 year PQE Litigation Solicitor experienced in civil litigation, personal injury, employment law and contentious probate. Looking for posts in North or West Yorkshire.
CAN-31105 West London 2 year PQE Company Commercial Solicitor and in house legal counsel. Experienced in M&A, banking law, commercial contracts, IP/IT and data protection. Looking for posts in London.
CAN-31095 Croydon 1 year PQE Wills & Probate Solicitor looking for a role in central London.
CAN-31098 Milton Keynes Company secretary with experience from 2015 onwards. Looking for posts in London or Bedfordshire.
CAN-31092 East London Company secretary with experience from 2015 onwards. Looking for posts in London.

Support Staff
CAN-31099 SE London Senior PA providing services to family offices, high net worth individuals and businesses. Looking for posts in London.
CAN-31103 Ipswich Residential conveyancing secretary with experience dating back to 1995. Looking for a suitable role in the Bury St Edmunds area and surrounds.
CAN-31091 Hemel Hempstead Highly experienced legal secretary looking for a suitable role in the Aylesbury area and surrounds. Experience includes family, litigation, property and private client.
CAN-31104 Cambridge Property and company commercial legal secretary with experience dating back to 2019. Looking for a suitable role in the Cambridge area and surrounds.
CAN-31100 Manchester Legal administrator specialising in credit hire and insurance with experience from 2018 onwards. Looking for posts in Manchester and the North West.

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 100234 – Bristol Firm
Bristol based Solicitors’ Firm for sale or merger. Specialist Civil Litigation, mostly Probate/Inheritance and Property work. Turnover c.£160k. Sole practitioner, no staff. Work via recommendations, referrals from other firms and a referral agency. Clients mainly Bristol based. Seller looking for clean break but prepared to remain as a consultant for a period of time. Claims free history.

Ref 100233 – South Wales Conveyancing Firm
South Wales Conveyancing Law Firm looking for a sale. Turnover c.£170k. Well established with over 25 years trading history. Small staff team looking to remain, owner happy to stay on for up to 6 months after handover. Clients mainly local, all recommendation or repeat (no referral fees paid). Firm is on all major lender panels. Claims free history. Longstanding office available on a reasonable rent.

Ref 100232 – North London (Sole Practitioner) – Retirement Sale
Sole practitioner based in an affluent part of North London looking for a sale due to retirement. £150k turnover, 30% Residential Conveyancing, 30% Commercial workload, 20% Wills & Probate and 20% Landlord & Tenant. Long trading history (20+ years) with no claims. Offices fully serviced and firm set up for remote working. Clients locally based and sourced from recommendations and enquiries. No staff for TUPE, CQS accredited practice and firm on Barclays, HSBC, Natwest, Santander and Virgin lender panels. Great potential to expand this firm or opportunity for a practice to set up a branch office. £8.6k PII. Owner happy to stay on in the short term as a consultant if needed.

Ref 100231 – South Oxfordshire (Sole Practitioner) – Merger or Sale
Sole practitioner based in South Oxfordshire looking to sell or merge in order to expand and increase turnover. 70% residential conveyancing, 30% wills & probate. Turnover c.£200k, profit c33%. Small staff, owner not retiring – looking to remain after sale/merger, claims free history. Local clients mainly. CQS accredited and on majority of lender panels where possible. Office based in good location, current lease expires 2023. PII premium (£30k) reflects amount of property work undertaken.

Ref 100229 – Hertfordshire Solicitors’ Firm (Partnership) – Retirement Sale
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.

Ref 100212 – Manchester Firm with £3.3k PII premium – Quick Sale Sought £37.5k
Manchester based Solicitors’ Firm looking for a quick sale due to illness – £37.5k inc PII. Small turnover. WIP c£30k. Currently 70% Personal Injury, 25% Immigration. Partners looking to sell due to illness. Claims free firm. Owner not looking to remain involved but will stay around for handover and short term. Portable firm but high street premises available if wanted.

Ref 100196 Leeds Solicitors’ Firm
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