Solicitors looking for jobs and law firms for merger and acquisition 23rd August 2023
in Candidates, London and South, Regions

Solicitors looking for jobs and law firms for merger and acquisition 23rd August 2023

New Locums & Consultants

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NB: Plenty of conveyancing locums available to provide cover at the moment.

CN31382 Wills & Probate
25 year PQE wills & probate solicitor dealing with wills, LPAs, probate and estate administration. Looking for part-time locum roles either remote working or in Middlesex.

CN31385 Wills & Probate
10 year PQE solicitor specialising in private client work. Looking for locum roles starting in the next 12 months. Good time to book in a longer term assignment in medium term.. Trusts, estates, and long term care experience. South West England or further afield.

CN31375 Regulatory Law
6 year PQE solicitor looking for regulatory/professional discipline locum roles around Lancashire or via remote working. Both in-house and private practice experience. Has worked in-house at the GMC, IPCC and RCN. Currently working with a law firm in the regulatory department.

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New Permanent Candidates

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CN11324 General Commercial and In House
20 year PQE lawyer and in-house legal counsel with experience in GDPR, commercial contracts/agreements, IP, commercial litigation, dispute resolution, regulatory and public law. Looking for a suitable general commercial or regulatory hybrid working in London. In-house or private practice.

CN31383 Practice Manager
Legal practice manager with legal accounting experience. Looking for roles in Wiltshire, Oxfordshire or Berkshire.

CN31377 Commercial Litigation/Insolvency
Litigation lawyer with 8 years’ experience dealing with dispute resolution, debt recovery and insolvency. Based in UK working for overseas firm dealing with international clients. Looking for UK based litigation roles.

CN31376 Commercial Property
Commercial property solicitor with 25 years’ PQE working at Head of Dept level. Looking for either perm or locum roles in the West Midlands. PC conditions.

CN31374 Conveyancing
Conveyancing fee earner with 7 years’ experience, looking for a suitable conveyancing role in the Nottingham area.

CN31386 Personal Injury
6 months PQE personal injury solicitor, currently specialising in asbestos related litigation but also significant experience in RTA and EL/PL work. Looking for a suitable post in and around London.

CN31388 Immigration
18 month PQE immigration solicitor with a wide range of experience. Looking for posts in and around Lancashire.

CN31380 Immigration
Immigration fee earner with 15 years’ experience. Looking for fee earner/paralegal roles in Staffordshire and surrounds.

CN31391 Conveyancing
Conveyancing paralegal with around 12 months experience in residential property matters. Looking for a post in Berkshire or Bucks.

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Law Firms for Sale – Recently Registered

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Ref 100341 – ABS Shell – quick cash sale sought

ABS LLP solicitors’ firm available for sale as a shell. Location unimportant – completely portable. PII requires renewal by purchaser (expired 2nd August 2023). PII quote to renew is c£19k inc fees and IPT for litigation (housing disrepair) work. Firm has not been trading – never needed by owners following set up. No claims, no premises, no accreditations, no clients, no assets. PII renewal & recent accounts available for viewing if needed. Make an offer – quick cash sale required.

Ref 100340 – Staffordshire

Staffordshire solicitors’ firm trading as a partnership for over 35 years and looking for a sale due to partner retirement. 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 residential conveyancing (and a bit of commercial) (35%), private client work (52%) family (12%). c4000 will bank. Strong, established client base, mainly local and includes agricultural sector. Clients recommended, sourced from website or referred by IFAs. Both partners prepared to stay on as required.

Ref 100339 – ABS Shell

Solicitors Firm (ABS) with CQS accreditation & on a range of lender panels for sale. Shell firm with PII in place until 31st October 2023. Firm are consolidating two ABS law firms and this ABS is surplus to requirements, hence the sale. ABS established 16 years. Fantastic opportunity to acquire an ABS with CQS and lender panels already in place. Exceptionally rare to see on the market. No assets being sold with the company. Offers invited.

Ref 100337 – South Coast

Specialist private client solicitors’ firm (SRA regulated limited company) based in two offices on the South Coast, looking for a sale or merger. Turnover c£290k, small team of support staff for TUPE. Locally based clients from recommendation, marketing and referral. Mix of work 90% wills, probate, tax & trusts and inheritance claims, 5% commercial and employment litigation, 3% company/commercial work. Will bank generating provable work. Two directors; one retiring and looking for part time consultancy work. The second director is keen to keep working on a full or part time basis and has his own sources of work.

If interested in any of the above please reply to this email.

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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