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Legal Recruitment News March 2021 Jonathan Fagan is Managing Director of Ten-Percent Legal Recruitment and a non-practising Solicitor. Ten-Percent Legal Recruitment provides online Legal Recruitment for Solicitors, Legal Executives, Licensed Conveyancers, Legal Cashiers, Fee Earners, Support Staff, Managers and Paralegals . Visit our Website to search our Vacancy Database.

IR35 - Something to Worry About?

  No, if you are a small business hiring locums - see the definition below. Please note that this article is not intended as tax or legal advice to be relied on - simply our thoughts. IR35, for those not in the industry, is a tax rule related to 'off-payroll working' and is all about levelling up tax contributions so that self-employed workers in theory pay the same as employed workers. It is therefore relevant to locums working in law firms and in house legal departments. A change is coming in from April 2021 - from the 6th April the clients/fee payers will be responsible for managing IR35. Firms will be required to state whether a role is 'outside of IR35', which will mean that the assignment in their opinion falls into the definition of self-employed work and will be paid gross/in full, or 'inside IR35', which means that it is caught by the legislation and hence net of tax and national insurance. If a role is 'inside IR35' then it m

Podcast Talk by Jonathan Fagan - High Street vs Commercial, Nepotism in Law, Criminal Law - Avoid like the plague?, Problems getting Training Contracts

Jonathan Fagan, MD of Ten Percent Legal Recruitment, gave a talk to the 93 Percent Club in Guildford on Monday 8th March 2021. In case you missed it - here is a full recording. Legal Career Advice from Ten Percent Recruitment Agency London:  Event Details: ·          Speaker – Jonathan Fagan – Director at Ten Percent Legal. ·          Date – 8 th of March 2021 at 6pm. ·          Platform for Event – Zoom. About the Recruitment Agency: ·          Small, specialist online Legal Recruitment consultancy, established in April 2000 by two of the current directors – Jonathan and Claire Fagan. ·          Over 10,000 solicitors registered with the agency and work with hundreds of law firms across the UK. ·          If you want any more advice or information with legal issues not discussed at the event can follow this link to their page