Senior Partner: Beverley Sunderland
Number of partners: 2
Number of assistant solicitors: 3
Areas of Practice
THE FIRM A niche employment law firm with a national client base and highly experienced solicitors and barristers who conduct their own advocacy in both the Employment Tribunal and the EAT. Praised by its loyal clients for giving practical and commercial advice, and an early and honest assessment of risk.
PRINCIPLE AREAS OF WORK The firm advises on a full range of employment matters from non contentious policies, procedures and contracts to contentious issues such as TUPE, discrimination, unfair dismissal and whistleblowing. It is also noted for its High Court practice, enforcing restrictive covenants and confidentiality.
CLIENTS Although its client base is primarily employer focussed, the firm also acts for employees in complex disputes and claims. Corporate clients include FTSE 100 plcs, insurance brokers, sports teams, charities, educational establishments, housing associations, media groups, trade bodies and SMEs.