Solicitors looking for work and law firms for sale 25th January 2024
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Solicitors looking for work and law firms for sale 25th January 2024

New Law Firms for Sale, Locum Solicitor Registrations and new Permanent Salaried Solicitors looking for work, 25th Jan 2024

New Locums

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CN31646 Corporate Commercial Solicitor
14 year PQE General Counsel/Chief Legal Officer looking for remote working commercial contract and company commercial locum roles. Experience in the FinTech and HealthTech industries.

CN31643 Property
20 year PQE solicitor looking for residential and commercial property locum roles around Essex and via remote working. Experience includes the setting up of a branch office & managing a practice.

CN31641 Conveyancing
Senior Conveyancer with 12 years’ experience including as Head of Conveyancing looking for locum roles around Leicestershire or via remote working. Experience includes handling all conveyancing matters as well as extensive remortgaging experience including developing remortgage teams. Experience of LEAP, RedBrick, Infotrack and Perfect Portal.

CN31645 Commercial Contracts Manager
4 years experience, a commercial contracts manager looking for remote working roles. Experience includes commercial negotiations, establishment and review of commercial contracts, agreements, MOUs, NDAs and service agreements, and providing advice on the application/interpretation of commercial issues. Fluent in English, French and Spanish.

CN31650 Corporate Commercial
10 year PQE solicitor looking for corporate locum roles around London or via remote working. Both in house and private practice experience including corporate M&A transactions, commercial contracts, GDPR and data privacy compliance, corporate governance, employee share schemes, financial services compliance, and commercial litigation e-discovery project work.

CN31648 In House Counsel
CiLEX with 7 years’ experience looking for remote working in-house locum roles. Experience includes drafting contracts, NDAs, T&Cs, legal admin & case management, due diligence, policy drafting and review of commercial contracts.

CN31649 Commercial Contracts & Commercial Property
2 year PQE solicitor looking for commercial contracts and commercial conveyancing locum roles around the West Midlands or via remote working. Experience includes advising on M&As, contracts, patents, trade secrets and real estate as well as providing support for securing Islamic finance.

CN31651 Housing & Civil Litigation
9 year PQE solicitor looking for housing and civil litigation locum roles around Hertfordshire or via remote working. Local authority experience including handling a full caseload of litigation matters such as commercial property litigation, civil and housing litigation and debt recovery. Also dealing with housing disrepair cases from pre-action protocol to trial where necessary.

CN31631 Litigation and Personal Injury
Civil litigation and personal injury executive with experience dating back to 2007. Available for locum/consultancy work in Greater London and remotely from home.

CN31642 Company Commercial & Employment
3 year PQE solicitor looking for in house counsel and company commercial roles around Middlesex or via remote working. Experience includes reviewing a wide range of contracts including employment contracts and reviewing & negotiating settlement agreements.

CN31638 Civil Litigation
20 year PQE civil litigation solicitor specialising in claimant personal injury work. Looking for locum roles around Bristol or via remote working. Experience of clinical negligence, catastrophic injury claims, and high-value multi-track cases. Supervisory experience managing teams of solicitors/fee earners/paralegals.

CN31640 Housing
10 year PQE housing solicitor looking for locum roles around Kent or via remote working. Local authority and private practice experience. Advocacy and trial preparation experience.

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New Permanent Candidates

CN31647 Wills & Probate
Paralegal with 10 years’ experience predominantly in wills & probate. Looking for part-time roles in the Birmingham area or remote, to fit around school hours. Experience includes drafting wills, applying for Last Powers of Attorney, deputyship and grant of probate and transfer of title. Available 2 days per week.

CN31634 Commercial Litigation
3 year PQE commercial litigation solicitor (private practice) also with commercial contracts, corporate commercial and commercial property (in house). London area.

CN31635 Conveyancing
Conveyancing paralegal with 2 years’ experience. Looking for a suitable role in the Preston area.

CN31636 Conveyancing
Conveyancing paralegal with 4 years’ experience. Currently managing own caseload in medium sized property firm. Looking for a suitable hybrid working role in the Central or South East London or North West Kent areas.

CN31639 Legal Cashier
Accounts Assistant/Legal Cashier with 8 years’ experience looking for either 6+ month locum or permanent roles. Looking around Sussex or remote working.

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Law Firms for Sale

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Recently Updated Listings

Ref 100352 – London

Highly profitable audit firm based in central London looking for a sale due to forthcoming retirement of owner. £1.28 million turnover from established clients, team of 10 staff including experienced & qualified auditors. Limited company structure, share sale sought. Offers invited.

Ref 100351 – Warwickshire

Well established Warwickshire SRA regulated LLP solicitors’ firm looking for sale or merger. Turnover of c£630k. Small team of staff covered by TUPE. Locally based clients from recommendations & repeat business. CQS accreditation. Mix of work 11% family law, 26% wills and probate, 61% conveyancing and 2% other. Offices available to purchase or lease. Partners prepared to stay on post sale as consultants in the short to medium term.

Ref 100350 – National ABS

For Sale – ABS limited company law firm based in England with a continuous flow of UK-wide clients from guaranteed referral sources in a specialist field of law (litigation). Exceptionally rare opportunity to acquire a highly profitable, fully functioning ABS solicitors’ firm with ongoing regular guaranteed workflows and an established staff team. Firm currently turn non-specialist work away – potential to generate additional fees as well as expand. Turnover c£850k, net profit margin c36%. PII c£22k. Claims free practice. Business can operate on a fully remote basis, but there is an existing office available to lease (optional). Founder prepared to remain involved if required.

Ref 100275 – East Midlands

SRA regulated limited company solicitors and estate agents in the East Midlands looking for a sale. c£800k turnover, c25% profit margin. Mix of work 36% residential & commercial conveyancing, 36% wills & probate and 28% other contentious and non-contentious work. Directors looking to retire – will remain for limited period of consultancy if required. Team of staff (fee earners and support staff) for TUPE. CQS accredited, most lender panels. £42k PII. No referral arrangements in place – work from recommendations and walk-ins.

Ref 100321 – West Sussex

Well established West Sussex solicitors’ firm (LLP) looking for a sale or merger. Turnover c£800k, established team of fee earners & support staff for TUPE. Locally based clients from recommendation and repeat users. CQS accredited practice on all major lender panels. Mix of work 53% conveyancing, 18% commercial property, 24% wills & probate. Established will bank. Optional offices (leasehold). Owners prepared to remain as consultants in the medium term.

Ref 100343 – South Coast

SRA regulated partnership on the South Coast with £1 million turnover & 25% profit margins looking for a sale or merger. Team of fee earners and support staff for TUPE, clients locally based. One partner available to remain if required, other partners retiring. PII £67k (renewal January 2024), Family Legal Aid contract. Mix of work is Conveyancing 25%, Family & Childcare 44%, Wills & Probate 25%, 6% other areas. SQM & CQS accredited practice with lender panel membership.

If you would like further details on any of these firms, please reply to this email or get in touch.

Other firms for sale or merger include:

Ref 100348 – Surrey – £875k turnover
Ref 100346 – Cumbria – £1.3 million turnover
Ref 100345 – Warwickshire – £700k turnover
Ref 100335 – Surrey – sole practitioner retiring
Ref 100340 – Staffordshire – 1 partner retiring, 1 remaining
Ref 100337 – South Coast – private client specialist firm
Ref 100336 – East Midlands – sole practitioner retiring
Ref 100333 – East Midlands – partnership for sale
Ref 100326 – West Essex – litigation practice for sale
Ref 100321 – West Sussex – LLP for sale £800k turnover
Ref 100308 – West Sussex – ABS for sale
Ref 100300 – Norfolk – LLP for sale
Ref 100319 – London

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