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We understand making the decision to move from a employed solicitor role to self employed consultant solicitor takes much thought and consideration so we want to provide you with as much information as we can to help you in your decision process.

We hope our resource hub offers you lots of valuable information in coming to the decision of becoming a consultant solicitor.

Useful guides and FAQ's in becoming a consultant solicitor

To find out how you could become a consultant solicitor with Cognitive Law take a look at this video here from Managing Director Lucy Tarrant.

Consultant Solicitors - Frequently Asked Questions

Change, and your world changes with you: Stand still and you stand alone. 

Working for yourself without being alone

What's the best bit about being a self-employed solicitor?

What does being a self-employed consultant solicitor sound like to you?

The Dos and Don'ts of being a Consultant Solicitor

Some help with the move from employed solicitor (or partner) to a self-employed consultant

Thinking about becoming a Consultant Solicitor? Frequently asked questions

The 7 deadly myths about being a Consultant Solicitor

Five steps to becoming a Consultant Solicitor

Step 1 - Making the decision

Step 2 - Taking the 1st step

Step 3 - Up and running

Step 4 - Starting to see a difference 

Step 5 - How to grow your new business

What type of solicitor are you?

Our mission is to provide high quality, personalised legal services, and exemplary client care across a range of legal sectors. To succeed in this mission we are committed to building a team that represents the widest variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills possible. No member of our team is the same as another and that’s our greatest strength. Collectively we can empower everyone to achieve their greatest individual potential.

Whatever your desire to enjoy a flexible way of working we are here to support you. We understand you have commitments and interests outside of the law and will help you balance your working life to ensure you can manage both.

In short, we want you for who you are, and the skills and experience you bring. We don’t care where you’re from, what you look like or what your home set up is. We want you. Full stop. All you have to be is brilliant and we’ll do the rest.

Our Consultant Solicitors stories

Don't just take our word for it, read what our existing Consultant Solicitors have to say

Becoming a Consultant Solicitor - An interview with Darren Stone

Becoming a Consultant Solicitor - An interview with Richard Bates

A day in the life of a consultant solicitor

Why I ditched the traditional law firm set up to become a consultant solicitor

Why I joined Cognitive Law

Being a Consultant Solicitor has changed my life - for the better

Why I Co-founded Cognitive Law