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Shoosmiths LLP

Employment

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What the team is known for

Respected practice providing employment services to a range of household-name clients. Areas of expertise include litigation, as well as day-to-day general and strategic advisory work. Also frequently provides employment support to corporate transactional activity. Strong practice in trade union and industrial relations matters, advising on initial requests for recognition by unions, negotiating agreements and representing its clients through the Central Arbitration Committee process.

Strengths

A source notes: "They have an excellent understanding of our business and provide us with practical advice, balanced with a sound legal perspective."

Notable practitioners

Stuart Lawrenson regularly acts on dismissal and discrimination claims as well as TUPE matters and corrective redundancy consultations.
"He's knowledgeable, practical and understands the need for a commercial focus."

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Overview

There is not much that our national team of experienced specialists has not seen before, meaning they are well placed to deliver cost-effective, strategic and commercial advice aimed at improving your business or meeting your personal requirements. We pride ourselves on investing time to fully understand your objectives meaning we can deliver the support you need, when you need it most, so you can achieve your goals.

Our regular updates and briefings provide a painless way to keep up to speed on all employment developments. Empowering managers is essential for operational effectiveness and our bespoke training courses are the ideal way to develop your management population’s skills and capability, whilst our unique range of innovative products provide cost-effective solutions to your HR issues. Whatever your requirements, we can provide tailored, innovative and practical advice, strategies and solutions.

As well as guiding you or your HR department through the everyday employment issues that arise, we also regularly deliver products and services across a number of specialist areas, (as detailed in our specialism pages above). Through working closely with our HR Consult teams, we have a clear focus and goal in helping you to improve your business.

Our specialist pensions, health and safety and employee benefits teams are also at your service as part of our integrated approach.

Employment Department

Shoosmiths LLP

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Department location

Russell House

1550 Parkway

Solent Business Park

Whiteley

Southampton

Hampshire

UK

PO15 7AG

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The South

Employment


Stuart Lawrenson
Band 3