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Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP

Sophie Whitbread

Cambridge, UK UK Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Employment
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Employment - East Anglia

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Sophie Whitbread is noted for her extensive experience in employment tribunal matters related to discrimination and contractual disputes. One interviewee says: "Her attention to detail is fantastic," adding:"She really drills into what the client wants. She keeps them at the forefront of her mind at all times, which makes her a wonderful solicitor."
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Based in the Cambridge office, Sophie advises a wide range of employers including, in particular, those in the education and technology sectors.

She provides commercial and pragmatic advice on day-to-day employment matters, including redundancies and restructuring, TUPE, restrictive covenants and discrimination.

On the contentious side, Sophie has considerable experience in employment tribunals as well as in the appellate courts and High Court, advising on terminations, discrimination and contractual disputes. She also provides advice to senior employees and has negotiated significant settlement agreements for a number of individual clients.

Sophie is recognised by the legal directories in which she is described by her clients as 'extremely efficient and punctual' and 'clear in her communication, extremely diligent and very timely'.

Career

Sophie has specialised in employment law since qualifying as a solicitor in 2002. She joined Penningtons Manches Cooper in 2012.

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Sophie Whitbread

Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP

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