Employment Litigation: Seeing it through to the end

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Where there’s a dispute between employer and employee, we will try to resolve it through negotiation and mediation if that is in our clients’ best interest. Should that not be possible or what you want, we’ll form a litigation strategy with you and conduct the process through the tribunal or court to achieve the best result.

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    "They have a strong brand in mining and particularly dual listings. They staff each deal well and provide excellent advice across a number of markets. You know that the client will receive great advice."

    Legal 500, 2021

    Typically the dispute may be about wrongful or unfair dismissal, breach of contract or covenant, discrimination, whistleblowing bonus or commission claims or redundancy. We’re known for maintaining high standards, with particular expertise in restrictive covenant disputes – both enforcing them, and defending against injunction applications.

    Your case may be complex, possibly with multiple claims. It might concern a key individual or an entire team. It may also involve us representing you in court. We’ll direct and support you at every stage, keeping you fully informed throughout, and pushing hard for the outcome you want.

    For details of our pricing, please click here.

    Recent matters

    Matters

    • Devising the strategy and defence for a high court claim against a PLC following the dismissal of its Chief Executive.
    • Advising on claims brought by a shareholder and director for disability discrimination and unfair prejudice.
    • Providing comprehensive advice to an online estate agency in relation to dealing with competition issues when engaging employees who have moved from a competitor.
    • Advising a whistle blower on the terms of his exit including a successful claim for pre-dismissal detriment.

    Accolades

    • Legal 500 UK 2019 Leading Firm

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