CV Preparation for Lawyers

CV Preparation for Lawyers

CV Preparation for Solicitors, Legal Executives and Barristers.

  • Full CV Drafting & Writing Service.
  • Unlimited amendments for 12 months.
  • 1 Covering Letter review.

All CVs are prepared by a qualified solicitor, recruitment consultant and legal career coach with over 20 years experience.

What does ‘CV preparation service’ mean?

The CV Preparation service offers you the chance to have your CV prepared by an impartial professional CV writer with lengthy experience of legal recruitment. All our prepared CVs are personally reviewed and checked by Jonathan Fagan LLM Cert RP FIRP Solicitor (non-practising) and MD of Ten-Percent Legal Recruitment.

Jonathan has been preparing CVs for solicitors, barristers and legal executives for over 20 years and has worked with a range of clients from senior partners of Legal 500 law firms through to newly qualified solicitors. Jonathan is the author of ‘How to Write a Legal CV’ and ‘the Legal CV Writing Pack’. He has lectured at post-graduate level on CV’s and legal careers. Limited is a specialist solicitor and fee earner recruitment consultancy, operated and owned by solicitors since April 2000. is a specialist online legal recruitment consultancy. We see many hundreds of CV’s each week and recruit on behalf of firms in the UK and further afield.

We can prepare your CV for you to help you stand out from the crowd. Clients over the last 20 years have included senior partners of law firms, solicitors at retirement age looking to move into locum work, assistant solicitors moving up into associate roles, barristers moving into in house salaried roles, in house legal counsel changing companies, senior solicitors applying for judicial appointments and newly qualified solicitors starting their careers.

What is the Process?

You pay for the service online using our secure online facilities – all credit cards accepted via Stripe. We will request a copy of your current CV if you have one or send you an internet link to complete an online questionnaire. We will ask you a range of further questions as we start the process and then prepare a CV for you in first draft format.

How long does it take?

We give a return time once you have made payment, which depends on the complexity of the CV and our workload, although most CVs are returned in first draft within five working days.

What if I am not satisfied with the CV?

In each and every case we guarantee to refund your monies in full if you are not satisfied with the CV we have provided. Our guarantee applies up to and including the first draft.

How do I send you my details for the CV to be prepared?

Online form submission (a link is supplied once payment is received) and via email. If you would prefer, we can also correspond by post.

I am applying for non-legal, charity, in-house, local authority or overseas positions – can you assist?

Yes – we have prepared CVs for lawyers practising in these fields or changing careers. As well as working with UK lawyers we have also prepared CVs for lawyers in New Zealand, China, USA, Ireland, Germany, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Australia and many other jurisdictions.

Who are you?

For further details about Ten Percent Legal Recruitment please click here for our About Us Page.

Ten Percent Legal Limited is a small, specialist online UK Legal Recruitment consultancy, established in April 2000 by two of the current directors, Jonathan and Clare Fagan. We are privately owned and concentrate on the recruitment of Solicitors, Legal Executives, management and legal support staff for both permanent and locum roles. Over 10,000 solicitors are registered with our agency and we work with hundreds of law firms and in house legal departments across the UK and offshore.