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UK 2022
London (Firms) Employment
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Band 3

3 Ranked Lawyers

About

Provided by Stephenson Harwood LLP

We are a full service, international employment practice of highly regarded employment law specialists. Our expertise and cross-industry experience enables us to deliver innovative solutions for our clients' needs.

We cover:

  • Civil litigation and team moves 
  • Employment Tribunal litigation 
  • Financial services regulatory advice 
  • Remuneration Code 
  • Sensitive internal investigations 
  • Restructurings and initial public offerings (IPOs) 
  • TUPE 
  • Transactional support 
  • Professional services clients 

Chambers Review

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Employment: Employer - London (Firms)
3
Band 3
What the team is known for

Acts for employers on all types of employment law matters. Extensive litigation experience, as well as knowledge of non-contentious issues, especially TUPE matters. Notable expertise in employment law issues arising in the rail industry. Capable of handling cross-border matters for clients from a range of other sectors, including retail and hospitality.

Strengths

Clients say: "They are very competent, efficient and offer timely attention to business needs."

"I am really impressed by them," says a source, who reveals: "I have worked with some of the more junior associates, and the quality of their work is way beyond their seniority."

Work highlights

Successfully acted for Louis Vuitton in striking out claims by a former employee for unfair dismissal, breach of contract and disability discrimination.

Notable practitioners

Anne Pritam undertakes a variety of work for employers of all sizes, regularly advising on matters including employment disputes. She routinely assists clients in the pharmaceutical and professional services sectors.
"She is a pleasure to deal with, she is very pragmatic and she protects the interest of her client." "She is always extraordinarily responsive, she listens extremely well, she asks insightful questions to thoroughly understand the facts and the goals, and her communication is always clear."

Paul Reeves is adept at assisting employers and senior executives with the full spectrum of employment-related matters. He advises a broad client base of financial, hospitality and retail sector clients.
"He is very impressive. He is very practical and he is resolutions-focused." "He is a very experienced and pragmatic lawyer."

Kate Brearley draws upon a wealth of experience acting for employers across the full spectrum of employment matters. She offers particular expertise in restrictive covenants and cases involving sensitive regulatory issues.
"She is very good to work with and handles matters promptly and thoroughly." "She has a great reputation for restrictive covenants."

Ranked Lawyers at
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Employment: Employer

Anne Pritam
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Anne Pritam
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Band 3
Paul Reeves
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Paul Reeves
3
Band 3
Employment: Senior Executive

Paul Reeves
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Paul Reeves
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Members

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Mark Catchpole

Head of Department

Purvis Ghani