Employment & HR

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Specialist employment law solicitors

Our experienced employment law solicitors are HR experts.

We know the law. Crucially, however, we know how to apply it in practice: to real staff with real issues in the real world.

We obviously provide employment law advice but often equally, or if not more importantly, we provide experienced advice on the commercial solutions and options to your problem whether it be on the shop floor, in the boardroom or anywhere else you operate. In other words we advise you on what we would do if we were in your shoes.

Above all, we know how challenging it is to keep pace with employment law. This is why we act as an extension of your business or HR team, giving you the powerful HR tools you need, when you need them most.

Helping you with employment law & contracts

Our experienced employment lawyers can provide advice on:

  • contracts of employment
  • Directors Service Agreements
  • redundancy procedures
  • disciplinary and grievance procedures
  • discrimination claims
  • the drafting and enforceability of restrictive covenants
  • settlement agreements
  • social media in the workplace
  • whistleblowing
  • TUPE
  • reorganisations
  • contract and policy drafting
  • Expertise

    There’s no substitute for hard-earned experience.

    Our responsive and solutions-focused employment lawyers can help you:

    • design employee incentivisation schemes including share option schemes, long term incentive plans and bonus arrangements
    • draft HR policies and contracts of employment
    • handle grievance and disciplinary matters
    • navigate the complexities of TUPE including reviewing outsourcing and insourcing agreements
    • prepare exit and settlement agreements (formerly compromise agreements)
    • represent you in the Employment Tribunal, the Employment Appeal Tribunal and in the High Court
    • implement redundancy and reorganisation programmes
    • advise on the drafting and enforceability of post-termination restrictive covenants

Lead contact

Amy Cousineau Massey

Solicitor
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What our clients say:

Philip Coward, The Hill Brush Company Ltd.

“The legal advice provided to us by Steele Raymond has been of huge value throughout this long and complex development process. Steele Raymond has been by our side every step of the way, providing responsive and first-rate advice”

Martin Stewart , Stewarts Garden Centres

“The commercial legal advice provided to us by Steele Raymond has been of huge value throughout this acquisition. The team has been by our side every step of the way, providing responsive and first-class commercial advice”

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“I was very pleased to have Steele Raymond’s advice and assistance in relation to the sale of my company, which I have grown over many years. I would recommend anyone buying or selling a company to use Steele Raymond’s top tier commercial team”

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“Steele Raymond have acted for me on over 50 property transactions, each one managed professionally, cost effectively and on time. The team have always been responsive and understanding of our needs, providing an outstanding service time after time”

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