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Furley Page Solicitors

Employment

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What the team is known for

Recognised focus on the education and charity sectors, regularly acting for employers such as universities, schools, higher education institutions and hospices. Also acts for a range of commercial clients, handling the full range of contentious and non-contentious employment matters, including workplace mediation, employee data protection and partnership disputes, as well as the transfer of employees and TUPE regulations.

Strengths

Clients praise the lawyers' "excellent local knowledge," and say they provide "a very responsive, high-quality service."

Notable practitioners

Amanda Okill assists business clients and private individuals with disputes and contract negotiations.

Andrew Masters heads the firm's employment team, advising on all aspects of employment law and related HR issues.
"He's available, accessible and provides clear, succinct advice."

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Overview

The Furley Page Employment Team primarily represents employers with a particular expertise in providing advice and support to the education and charity sectors. 

Clients are in Higher and Further Education as well as a number of high profile independent and academy schools. In the charity sector clients include several regional, well-known names. The Team also represents an impressive, commercial SME client base across a range of sectors as well as senior executives.
 
It is led by the highly experienced Andrew Masters, who is also Emeritus Governor of Kent College, Canterbury. Amanda Okill, is highly respected amongst clients and peers and is a trustee of a mental health charity.

Employment Department

Furley Page Solicitors

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Department location

39 St Margaret's Street

Canterbury

Kent

UK

CT1 2TX

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The South

Employment


Amanda Okill
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Andrew Masters
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