Solicitors looking for jobs, new law firms for sale or merger 14th June 2023
in Candidates, London and South, Regions

Solicitors looking for jobs, new law firms for sale or merger 14th June 2023

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Licensed conveyancer with 30 years’ property experience looking for remote working residential conveyancing locum roles. Experience includes 16 years as the sole fee earner responsible for a staff of 4. Available on a part-time basis from Tuesday to Friday each week.

Conveyancer with 3 years’ residential property experience looking for remote working locum roles. Experience includes sales & purchases, freehold & leasehold, shared ownership, drafting of new leases, licences and deed of surrender.

Conveyancer with 5 years’ experience. Looking for residential conveyancing locum roles around the Midlands or via remote working. Experience carrying out transactions from point of instruction to completion including drafting legal documentation, conducting property title searches, examining contracts and ensuring compliance with legal regulations and requirements.

8 year PQE solicitor looking for personal injury and civil litigation locum roles around the North West or via remote working. Both claimant and defendant experience as well as experience handling clinical claims against various Trusts within the NHS.

8 year PQE solicitor based in SE London, looking for civil litigation and dispute resolution locum roles. Financial services experience as well as experience of property damage recovery claims, public and product liability claims, breach of contract, negligence, nuisance and statutory breaches claims. Also some debt litigation, personal injury and clinical negligence.

Dual-qualified (UK and Italy) lawyer qualified in England & Wales in 2018 and 2016 in Italy looking for corporate and commercial locum roles around London or via remote working. Has both in-house and private practice experience.

40 year PQE Senior In-House Solicitor looking for in-house & company commercial locum roles. Extensive and broad corporate/commercial and regulatory experience in the financial services industry including insurance. Mainly non-contentious. Substantial experience at senior management and board level as well as group or sole counsel experience.

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New Permanent Candidates

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25 year PQE lawyer with a broad range of dispute resolution and litigation experience including complex commercial disputes, civil and white collar fraud, proceedings brought under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 and family law litigation. More recently has been specialising in and has extensive experience of regulatory and professional discipline law. Looking for a suitable hybrid role in the greater London region.

20 year PQE commercial solicitor and in-house counsel, looking for a suitable role in the North West of England. Ideally in-house but will also consider private practice for the right role.

15 year PQE conveyancing solicitor based in Kent but looking for a suitable, permanent fully remote working role.

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Ref 100334 North Wales

SRA regulated sole practitioner in North Wales area looking for a sale. Very portable and can be sold as a shell without premises, clients or assets (current seller works from home). Firm has been undertaking mix of conveyancing (53%) and wills & probate (47%), but no CQS accreditation or lender panels (no mortgage-backed work). Owner may consider consultancy or can transfer outstanding files elsewhere if required. PII c£8k, renewal date is February 2024. Quick sale welcomed.

Ref 100333 East Midlands

Well established SRA regulated partnership in the East Midlands looking for a sale or merger. Turnover c£520k with very high profit margin. Small team of staff for TUPE. Locally based clients mainly from repeat business and recommendations. CQS accredited. Mix of work is mainly Residential Conveyancing, Commercial Property and Private Client Wills and Probate, with some Matrimonial. Offices available for sale or rent – good location with parking. PII £31K. Partners open to staying on in the short-medium term.

Ref 100305 Essex – disposal sought

A long-established, SRA regulated sole practitioner law firm based in Essex looking for a retirement sale with consultancy to continue current matters and develop practice for buyer. Turnover ~£90k pa. No staff. 40% probate litigation, 35% other litigation (including defamation), 25% other (including landlord/tenant, employment, insolvency, commercial conveyancing). Clients mostly Essex & East-London based. Excellent opportunity for a bolt-on for probate litigation and defamation.

Ref 100332 Hertfordshire – Quick Disposal Sought

SRA regulated sole practitioner’s firm for sale in Hertfordshire. No staff. Work split of 90% Conveyancing and 10% other. Mainly local clientele but the ability to work nationally. Profit on average of £54k over the past two years. Seller open to discuss consultancy to stay on with the business. PII £11,200 in 2022. No claims. Great opportunity as a shell for a buyer.

Ref 100331 – Berkshire

Specialist Employment and Litigation solicitors’ firm looking for a sale or merger. SRA regulated limited company structure. Turnover c.£56k. Low PI cover. Owner willing to remain involved in the short term. Berkshire location but fully portable.

Ref 100329 – Lancashire

Well established North West Lancashire solicitors’ firm (limited company) looking for a sale or merger. Turnover c£600k, established team of fee earner and support staff for TUPE. Locally based clients from recommendation, referral and repeat users. CQS accredited practice on all major lender panels. Mix of work 36% conveyancing, 13% commercial property, 25% family law, 22% wills & probate (includes trusts and LPAs) 4% other. 5000 will bank. Offices freehold and leasehold. One owner retiring, second owner looking to stay involved.

Ref 100325 – South Wales – Quick Disposal Sought

28 years established SRA regulated sole practitioner solicitors’ firm in Cardiff looking for a sale. Turnover c£175k. Small team of staff for TUPE. 30% conveyancing, 30% private client and 40% family law, LPAs and commercial leases. Some lender panel membership. Seller happy to stay on to assist in the short-medium term. PII c£12k. Office lease available (holding over). Claims free history.

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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