New Solicitor Candidates and Law Firms for Sale Update 30th June 2021
in Candidates, London and South, Regions

New Solicitor Candidates and Law Firms for Sale Update 30th June 2021

Locum Candidates

CAN-29608 30 year PQE Commercial Litigation Solicitor available for locum work in the Greater London region.
CAN-27388 30 year PQE Wills & Probate Solicitor dealing with medium to high net worth clients, complex private client matters, trusts, tax, LPAs and COP matters. Looking for locum posts in the South East.
CAN-31180 Guildford 15 year PQE Company Commercial Solicitor with in house and private practice experience. Specialises in commercial contracts. Looking for posts, locum or permanent in Surrey and the South East.
CAN-29990 7 year PQE Wills & Probate Solicitor working at head of department level, available for locum assignments nationwide but particularly London, Yorkshire and North East of England.
CAN-2003 30 year PQE Employment Law Solicitor, with further company commercial experience. Contentious and non-contentious experience. Looking for locum posts in London or remote.
CAN-30329 15 year PQE Property Solicitor dealing with mainly commercial and agricultural property with further residential conveyancing experience. Looking for locum posts in London or remote.

New Permanent Candidates

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CAN-31181 20 year PQE Litigation Solicitor, highly experienced, covering a full range of civil and commercial litigation matters. Looking for roles in Lincolnshire or the East Riding.
CAN-31175 30 year PQE Commercial Property Solicitor looking for a suitable role in the Harrow or North London areas.
CAN-31179 NQ Solicitor with experience in banking law and corporate finance. Looking for roles in London due to relocation.
CAN-31173 15 year PQE Crime Solicitor working in criminal prosecutions with experience working for the CPS, Home Office and Local Authorities. Looking for crime posts in the South East.
CAN-31180 15 year PQE Company Commercial Solicitor with in house and private practice experience. Specialises in commercial contracts. Looking for posts, locum or permanent in Surrey and the South East.
CAN-31176 Immigration fee earner with 3 years experience. Business immigration experience. Looking for posts in North West or Central London. Requires Tier 2 sponsorship.

Support Staff
CAN-31177 Ilford Debt recovery clerk and legal administrator with experience from 2016 onwards. Looking for debt recovery or legal support roles in Essex or North/East London.
CAN-31174 Dartford Legal secretary with experience in employment law, immigration and pensions. Looking for posts in Kent.
CAN-31182 Milton Keynes Paralegal with some wills & probate experience. Looking for posts in Bedfordshire.
CAN-31178 Watford Legal admin assistant with experience in civil and commercial litigation, conveyancing, family law and wills & probate. Looking for entry level paralegal or legal support roles in Hertfordshire.

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Law Firms for Sale List – Recently Registered

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*Ref 100242
Sole practitioner looking to merge or sell. SRA regulated limited company structure (not ABS). £35k turnover, no staff, with owner happy to remain as a consultant. Only 5
reviews. Will bank. Clients in London, Essex and Hertfordshire. No referral arrangements. 60% litigation, 20% private client, 20% non-contentious/advisory work. Firm is run from a home office. Claims free firm. Low PII.

Ref 100241 ABS Shell
ABS limited company for sale as a shell. No IP, clients or staff. Simple shell sale of the ABS itself. Currently based in Manchester, the ABS has been trading in personal injury work. No conveyancing to date, no claims, no premises. Offers invited for a quick sale.

Ref 100240 LAA Crime Contract
LAA Crime Contract available. London area, 8 rota schemes, owner’s private following also available. Contract expires in September 2022 with potential for further extension to March 2023. You will need to have an office in Zones 1 or 2 as well as the SQM or LEXCEL plus at least one CLAS member. Contract only – no staff, premises or firm. Offers welcomed.

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 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.

Ref 100212 Manchester – Quick Sale
Small solicitors’ firm in Manchester looking for a quick sale – offers over £33k welcome. Two partner firm practising Personal Injury and Immigration. PII is extremely low at £3,300 per annum. Turnover c.£50k per annum (see below) with high profit margins. No staff. Well established website. Low cost lease available on high street premises in a Manchester suburb. Work has been 70% Personal Injury, 25% Immigration. Claims free firm with a trading history of over 10 years. Owner not looking to remain involved. NB: Partners looking to sell due to illness and have been turning down work in recent times as a result – huge potential for quick expansion.

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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