Womble Bond Dickinson UK LLP

Employment Department

North East
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What the team is known for Strong department with impressive strength in the technology, retail and education sectors, advising clients on issues including equal and holiday pay, discrimination and terminations. Particularly well known for its work on corporate transactions, including restructuring issues and TUPE matters, advising clients on a nationwide basis as well as regionally. Also noted for its international capability.

Work highlights Advised IBM on its defence of a long-running Employment Tribunal claim, by multiple complainants, for constructive unfair dismissal and age discrimination.

Notable practitioners

James Wilders
has a market-leading employer-focused practice, and routinely works with large, well-known employers in the public and private sectors.
"He is a pragmatic lawyer."