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Jason Butwick

London, UK UK Guide 2022 Ranked in 3 departments
Ranked in : Partnership: Non-contentious , Partnership: Contentious , Employment: Employer
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Partnership: Non-contentious - UK-wide

Band 2

Jason Butwick is equally strong on both contentious and non-contentious mandates, advising on the negotiation of partnership agreements, partner retirements and partner moves, along with associated disputes. He has a particular focus on clients in the financial services sector.
"Jason is very quick on his feet and able to describe issues in layman's terms to everyone in the room. He's very efficient, personable, and it's always a pleasure dealing with him." "He's very commercial and really gets to the nub of the business considerations. He's very creative and innovative as well as being a good problem solver and negotiator."
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Partnership: Contentious - UK-wide

Band 2

Jason Butwick is equally strong on both contentious and non-contentious mandates, advising on the negotiation of partnership agreements, partner retirements and partner moves, along with associated disputes. He has a particular focus on clients in the financial services sector.
"Jason is very quick on his feet and able to describe issues in layman's terms to everyone in the room. He's very efficient, personable, and it's always a pleasure dealing with him." "He's very commercial and really gets to the nub of the business considerations. He's very creative and innovative as well as being a good problem solver and negotiator."
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Employment: Employer - London (Firms)

Band 1

Jason Butwick is recognised for his work acting for financial sector employers, regularly advising investment management firms and financial institutions, on all manner of employment issues. He has notable experience in employment tribunal and High Court disputes.
"He is able to cut through to the issues quickly and concisely, he is very quick on his feet and he is able to describe the issues in layman's terms. He is also very efficient and very personable." "He is very creative and innovative, he is a very good problem solver and negotiator, and it is always a pleasure to deal with him."
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Jason Butwick practices in all aspects of partnership and employment law, focusing especially on the financial services sector. His practice covers structuring and drafting tailored partnership and employment documentation (such as partnership agreements, deeds of admission, employment contracts, incentive and deferral plans, policies and procedures) and advising on SMCR and Remuneration Code implications. He also regularly advises on partnership and employment disputes (such as disciplinary and grievance processes, dismissals, unlawful discrimination and whistleblowing claims, disputed member removals, bonus and remuneration disputes, and enforcement of confidentiality and non-competition obligations). Mr. Butwick is the author of Tolley’s Guide to the National Minimum Wage (Tolley, 1999) and is a contributor to Hedge Funds and the Law (2nd edition, Sweet & Maxwell, 2016) and to Tolley’s Employment Law Looseleaf. He has been interviewed on Radio 4’s Today programme about employment law issues. He has also written numerous articles on regulatory, partnership and employment law topics and is a regular presenter on partnership and employment topics.

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Solicitor, Law Society of England and Wales.

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