Maintaining good relationships between employees and employers is crucial for business success. Our Employment Team operates a pragmatic approach to resolve any issues efficiently and with minimum disruption to your business.
Our Proactive service is the solution for those who need ongoing HR or employment support. We can support your existing HR team or act as your own HR team if you do not have one in place. This bespoke service gives you access to our specialist lawyers who will provide you with guidance and a solution to your employment or HR related issues.
Disciplinary and Grievance Processes
Dealing with disputes within the workplace can be both concerning and time consuming. Our team will guide you through these processes providing as much support as is required. In cases where you don’t want to conduct the meetings yourself, we can offer a hands-on HR service.
Our solicitors have a wealth of experience in bringing and defending tribunal claims. You can pass your claim to our team knowing that it will be dealt with in line with your objectives with advice tailored to gain the best outcome for you.
Business Transfers and TUPE
Buying or selling a business can often feel like a minefield. Our employment team is available to guide you through your obligations under TUPE and works seamlessly alongside our corporate team to make the process as straightforward as possible.
Restrictive covenants can often be difficult to interpret. Our employment team offers advice on the enforceability of restrictive covenants and the legal implications of breaching them for both employers and employees alike.
Settlement Agreements and Senior Exits
Whether individuals are leaving the business following a break down in the working relationship or because they are simply ready to move on, we can guide you through and assist to negotiate any exit.
Restructuring and Redundancy
Our solicitors can support you with a redundancy process and how best to ensure the fairness of any dismissals. Not only will we advise on the process, we can also draft all of the necessary documents for you including guidance notes.
Contracts and Policies
Whether you need assistance updating your contracts and policies to ensure they are legally compliant and protect your business or would like a new suite of documents drafting, our team of professionals are here to guide you through the process.