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Solicitor Candidate Update – 28th August 2019

New Locum Lawyers

CAN-29577 Truro 30 year PQE Personal Injury Solicitor available for locum work in the South West of England region. Covers all aspects of PI work.

CAN-29584 Maidstone Personal Injury FILEX with over 20 years’ experience, available for locum work in the Kent and South East region.

CAN-29580 East London In-house Corporate Commercial Solicitor with 15 years PQE available for locum work in the Greater London region. This candidate has acted as in-house counsel for some huge multi-national comapnies. Covers all aspects of commercial and corporate law.

CAN-27589 Colchester 30 year PQE qualified Family Law Solicitor available for locum assignments in the Anglia region. Privately funded work covered.

CAN-22678 Ipswich 15 year PQE Property Solicitor available for locum assignments in the East Anglia region. Residential conveyancing, commercial property and wills & probate covered.

CAN-24262 Gloucester 25 year PQE Litigation Solicitor able to handle both commercial and civil litigation matters and dispute resolution. Looking for locum posts anywhere in the UK.

CAN-28875 Cambridge 15 year PQE Conveyancing Solicitor available for locum assignments in the London and Bedfordshire areas. Also interested in permanent posts.

CAN-29040 St Albans 30 year PQE Company Commercial Solicitor with extensive international commercial and corporate experience available for locum or fixed contract work in Greater London region.

CAN-27541 Harrow 5 year PQE Private Client Solicitor dealing with tax, trusts, estate planning and private client work. Business development experience. Available for locum roles in Middlesex and London.

4710 Watford 15 year PQE Wills & Probate Solicitor, looking for locum posts in London and Essex. Hourly rate from £30 per hour. Able to assist with private client locum posts nationally.

3895 North West London Experienced Conveyancer, looking at locum posts across the country – covers anywhere for up to 9 months. Availability from September onwards.

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New Permanent Candidates

CAN-29578 Milton Keynes 4 year PQE Business Immigration Solicitor looking for a suitable role.

CAN-29579 Romford NQ Family Law Solicitor looking for a suitable NQ role in the Essex and North London region.

CAN-29581 Canterbury 7 year PQE Family Law Solicitor, relocating to the Daventry area and looking for a suitable post. Specialises in privately funded work and has experience at Head of Department level.

CAN-29590 Milton Keynes 9 year PQE Employment Law Solicitor with significant managerial exposure looking for a suitable role in the Buckinghamshire area.

CAN-29587 Stevenage Senior litigation paralegal looking for a suitable role in the London or Stevenage areas.

CAN-29588 South West London Legal Executive with 2 years’ experience working as a paralegal in data protection and commercial contracts work. Looking for a suitable role in the South, West and Central London areas.

CAN-29585 South West London 13 year PQE in-house Commercial Solicitor, currently working at Head of Legal level. Experience of dealing in a wide range of in-house corporate and commercial issues including listings, M&A and high profile commercial contracts. Looking for a suitable in-house role in the Greater London area.

CAN-18542 North West London 14 year PQE Family Solicitor, looking for posts in London and Greater London but may relocate for right position.

3329 Durham 30 year PQE Litigation Solicitor with experience in insolvency, debt recovery, employment law, commercial law including trademarks and IP, looking for suitable posts in the North East. Ideally seeking a flexible working arrangement over 4 days. Looking for consultancy work in the North East.

CAN-24184 South West London 25 year PQE Family Law Solicitor with extensive experience in financial remedy matters including high net worth clients (private matters only). Looking for a part time post in South West or Central London and Surrey.

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Ref 100144 Small High Street Solicitors firm based in South Wales valley town, two partners. The one partner wishes to retire and therefore considering selling the business. The remaining partner does not wish to continue as a sole trader. Mainly a conveyancing and probate practice with some family matters. Includes a will bank. LEXCEL and CQS. Great opportunity to expand into an area with a firm are very well known locally. Quick sale sought – low cash value.

Ref 100178 Northamptonshire solicitors firm with a turnover of about £120k and 10% profit margins looking for a sale. Mix of work is Immigration 40%, Litigation 30% and other areas of law 30%. National client base. Seller would like to remain a self-employed, fee sharing consultant. Limited company structure.

Ref 100176 Solicitors’ firm based in North London looking for a sale or merger. High street firm, extremely well established for almost 100 years, most work via recommendations. Mix of files including general civil litigation, landlord & tenant (both contentious and non-contentious), residential & commercial conveyancing and company commercial. TUPE staff and assets included. Partners happy to remain for the medium term as required. Low PII. Turnover c£600k, profit margin 28%. Good opportunity to purchase a very stable business with extensive network of work.

Ref 100172 Cambridgeshire law firm of small-medium size looking for a sale or merger. £500k turnover, 30%+ profit margin. Low overheads and rent, two offices available. Small staff for TUPE. 1000+ open files, 3000 will bank. East Anglia client base, clients sourced from recommendation and estate agent referrals. Mix of high street work – residential & commercial conveyancing, family, wills & probate, company and commercial. Option for at least one present owner to remain as a consultant for a few years. No insurance claims.

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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