Consultant Solicitor: a better way of working for lawyers

At Setfords, hundreds of lawyers have embraced the freedom and flexibility that working with us offers. We’re a platform law firm with a focus on dedicated support, giving our consultant lawyers everything they need to establish and grow their own business. Set your own hours, work wherever you want, and take control of your earning potential. A better way of working is out there – with us.

What is a Consultant Solicitor?

Why become a Setfords consultant solicitor?

Setfords is a nationwide full-service consultancy firm that offers lawyers a new way of working. Our fee-share structure is completely transparent, and – unlike some of our competitors, who levy additional charges – we guarantee it includes all aspects of the support we offer, covering everything from administrative assistance to generating leads for new business. With our innovative technology stack, and what we believe is the industry’s leading support framework for consultant lawyers, you can focus on taking care of your clients, while we take care of the rest.

Unlimited earning potential

Set your own work-life balance

Work from anywhere

130+ strong expert support team

Nationwide network of 450+ lawyers

A dedicated business development team

Our awards and accolades

Working as a consultant solicitor

Our Vision

To be the world’s best law firm, for lawyers, clients, and staff. Discover the vision that drives us every day.

Our Lawyers

With a vast network of 450+ consultant solicitors in the UK and beyond, you’ll be working with the very best.


We’ll give you the tailored support you need to grow your practice, all included in our fee split with no hidden charges


Take our salary calculator and discover the kind of earnings that just aren’t possible at traditional firms.


With a focus on wellbeing, our team will help you take care of your mental and physical health.

Our Structure

Discover the difference that a law firm built for you – not just a handful of partners – can make

Our Clients

Become part of a firm respected by clients of all kinds, from multinational corporations to first time buyers.

Our Story

Where did it all begin? Driven by innovation for almost 20 years, the Setfords story is still only getting started.

From our lawyers

Take your first step today

For unparalleled flexibility, greater earnings, and all the support you need to build your successful business, Setfords is here. If you’re an entrepreneurial lawyer who wants to join an award-winning firm where investment in your growth is the priority, fill out this form, and one of our team will be in touch to discuss life as a consultant lawyer.

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