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Eversheds Sutherland

Employment

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What the team is known for

Strong reputation for its employment expertise and impressive client base in the public sector, particularly with regard to local government, education and healthcare entities. Also advises on employment aspects of business immigration and pension matters. Valued for its strategic HR advice for national and international clients and its strong reputation for commercial advice in the energy, manufacturing, transport and education sectors. Also well regarded for tribunal expertise, especially in cases concerning dismissals, discrimination and pay claims.

Strengths

According to interviewees, the team members are "all excellent lawyers" who provide "pragmatic and reasonable advice."

Work highlights

Advised Wm Morrison on its defence of over 2000 equal pay claims throughout the UK.

Notable practitioners

Shirley Hall is particularly well regarded for equal pay and discrimination work as well as her Employment Tribunal advocacy.
"Working with Shirley is very easy - her strengths are her knowledge, experience and pragmatism."

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Employment Department

Eversheds Sutherland

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Central Square South

Orchard Street

Newcastle upon Tyne

Tyne & Wear

UK

NE1 3XX

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Employment


Shirley Hall
Band 1