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This is our Top 5 list of Solicitors, Legal Executives and Paralegals

  • Candidate 8PR1L 500LS – Solicitor, speaks 5 languages, wills & probate following worth £175k, 5 years PQE, 29 years old, prepared to relocate to work, looking for a salary of £20,000.
  • Candidate 8PR1L 500LS2 – Paralegal with 12 months experience in conveyancing – both residential and commercial, billed £150k last year on her own. Salary sought of £9,500.
  • Candidate 8PR1L 500LS3 – Legal Executive with a following worth £75,000 in both conveyancing and wills & probate. Also able to assist with family, civil litigation and company commercial. Salary sought of £15,000.
  • Candidate 8PR1L 500LS4 – Commercial Solicitor looking to job swap. In return for a cushy number undertaking light litigation work in a prosperous market town in Berkshire, this solicitor is looking to get down on the street and work in the inner city as a crime solicitor without any pay for 12 months. 5 years experience.
  • Candidate 8PR1L 500lS5 – Solicitor looking to work for nothing – 45 hours per week offered. No lunch breaks. Commitment of 5 years. Crime Duty Solicitor.
  • Candidate 8PR1L 500LS5a – Secretary with 10 years experience, able to run an office, undertake conveyancing work – both residential and commercial conveyancing – deal with all billing, see clients and attend court regularly. £8 per hour sought.

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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