AF Legal Group (ASX:AFL) has announced the resignation of its Chief Executive Officer Stace Boardman, who will remain as a consultant until July 2023.

Former Executive Chairman Grant Dearlove and current COO and CFO Chris McFadden will assume her role to continue the company's AFL:3.0 Strategy.

Ms Boardman says she's thoroughly enjoyed working with the AFL Group but wishes to explore other opportunities.

Following the announcement, shares of AF Legal were up 6.45%.