Solicitors looking for work and law firms for sale 30th August 2023
in Candidates, London and South, Regions

Solicitors looking for work and law firms for sale 30th August 2023

New Locums & Consultants

Call us on 0800 246 5001 or email We have 1,500+ locum lawyers registered with us.

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

10 year PQE commercial and residential property solicitor looking for ad hoc locum work of 10-15 hours per week. 20 years of experience. Mostly practice but recently also in local authority.

16 year PQE general commercial solicitor with both in house and private practice experience. Consultancy roles sought ideally for 2-3 days per week. Greater London locations or remote.

5 year PQE solicitor with in-house experience in the finance industry looking for in-house/commercial locum roles around Hertfordshire or via remote working. Experience of IT and commercial contracts as well as legal and regulatory.

Corporate commercial solicitor looking for consultancy work – 10 years PQE, background in house and private practice. Retail, academic and industry sector exposure. Available for 2-3 days a week. Remote, London or East Midlands.

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Click here to book a locum (remote and office based available), reply to this email or call 0800 246 5001.

New Permanent Candidates

Click reply to request CVs or register a vacancy, click here to register vacancies online or call 0800 246 5001. We have 11,000+ lawyers looking for permanent work registered with us.

7 year PQE property solicitor dealing with both commercial and residential property in a Legal 100 setting. Looking for 4-5 day roles in and around London.

7 year PQE solicitor specialising in data protection, regulatory law and compliance. Looking for suitable posts in the London area.

10 year PQE immigration solicitor with experience both in private practice and government departments. Looking for immigration roles in Herts or London.

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

Property fee earner with 12 months experience in shared ownership, new build and residential conveyancing dating back to June 2022. Looking for a suitable role in the Central London or Woodford Green areas.

Please reply to this email to request CVs or register a vacancy, click here to register vacancies online, email or call 0800 246 5001.

Law Firms for Sale – Recently Registered

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Ref 100342 – merger sought by family law firm

Established SRA regulated sole practitioner law firm looking for a merger. Specialist family law firm with 86% family, matrimonial & children law and 14% wills, probate, tax & trusts. Portable firm without offices, the firm currently has a c£250k turnover. Clients nationwide as well as international. Very well-known practice with an extremely good reputation for family law expertise. No claims, current PII is £3k. Merger sought, owner looking to remain involved.


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 100325 – retirement – PII expiring in December 2023

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.

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

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