Solicitors looking for work and Law Firms for sale May 4th 2023
in Candidates, London and South, Regions

Solicitors looking for work and Law Firms for sale May 4th 2023

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Residential Conveyancing Fee Earner with 20 years’ experience looking for locum roles around Middlesex or via remote working. Experience of managing a varied caseload of residential conveyancing matters including freehold/leasehold sales and purchase, new build, sale/purchase of leasehold flats, shared ownership purchases, staircasing, transfer of part, matrimonial transfers and probate sales.

4 year PQE wills & probate solicitor. Available for locum work in the South Wales area or nationally if remote.

30 year PQE locum solicitor specialising in wills & probate and family law. Available for locum/consultancy work in the Doncaster area and commutable surrounds.

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In house legal counsel with 5 years’ PQE. Dealing with IP/IT, GDPR, compliance and commercial litigation. Looking for posts in the South East.

6 year commercial litigation solicitor dealing with high value matters. Experience working for silver circle law firm as well as in house in the marine, insurance and commodities sectors. Looking for new opportunities in London.

30 year PQE solicitor specialising in corporate commercial law with an emphasis on corporate finance, M&A, energy and IT/IP. Looking for posts in London.

Specialist tax lawyer with over 30 years experience investigation tax fraud for the HMRC and tax planning. Looking for posts in London.

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Ref 100328 – Hertfordshire CLC

Hertfordshire CLC Regulated Licensed Conveyancers Firm with a £600k+ turnover looking for a sale or merger or takeover due to retirement of a partner. Small staff for TUPE, clients from recommendations and website. No claims. Active client database. Firm handles residential conveyancing . Paperless office and no long term lease commitment. Firm is on the panel for all mainstream mortgage lenders, LMS and lender exchange. Busy property firm with lots of potential.

Ref 100326 – East London

Litigation solicitors’ firm (SRA regulated limited company) based in East London/West Essex, looking for a sale or merger. Turnover c£400k with high profit margins. Locally based clients sourced from recommendation, marketing and referral. Strong online presence. Mix of work 31% family, 13% private client, 22% contentious probate, 20% other litigation, 7% employment (contentious and non-contentious), 7% other areas. Owner happy to remain involved for the short term. Firm has an employed solicitor remaining with the practice. PII £7,750.

Ref 100325 – Cardiff

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.

Ref 100324 East Anglia

Solicitors’ firm (SRA regulated sole practitioner) in East Anglia, established over 30 years ago looking for a merger/sale due to owner retirement. Turnover last financial year approx £340k, profit c£98k. Small experienced staff for TUPE and smooth handover. General practice including family, wills & probate and conveyancing. Will bank approx 1800 wills. Legal aid contract in family. Low PII and good claims record. Owner happy to remain in short term.

Ref 100322 West Midlands

Long established West Midlands solicitors’ firm (SRA Regulated limited company) looking for a sale or merger. Turnover £300k pa, small team of staff for TUPE. Locally based clients mainly from recommendation or repeat customers. CQS and Family accredited. Mix of work 39% residential conveyancing, 27% commercial (including conveyancing), 17% family, 10 wills & probate, 7% other. PII £27k. No claims.

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 100320 Teesside

Teesside solicitors’ firm (SRA regulated partnership) with two offices looking for a merger or sale. Very well established in the area, turnover c£325k. Small team of staff for TUPE, limited local competition and clients mainly from recommendation and repeat business. Mix of work is residential & commercial conveyancing (61%), wills & probate (25%), immigration (10%), landlord & tenant & family (4%). Owners looking to retire, but will stay on for 12 months as consultants if required. PII £44k, offices mix of freehold and leasehold.

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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