Our employment team provides commercial advice to a range of employers across a wide range of industry sectors on employment law and HR matters.
We advise our clients on how they can resolve employment disputes, or plan for business change. We discuss your desired objectives, budget and time frames.
We support busy HR teams, and HR/People directors dealing with day to day HR/employment law matters, including disciplinary and grievance matters, performance management and redundancy procedures.
Working closely with our experienced corporate team we advise our clients on each stage of growth from inception, investment to sale. We assist with matters that engage the TUPE regulations, including change of service provisions.
We often advise on complex and high value employment disputes, and robustly defend claims against our clients. We seek to resolve disputes by the most appropriate method whether via litigation in the employment tribunal or employment appeal tribunal; or via negotiation or mediation.
We also help international businesses expand to the UK. We assist with drawing up the necessary contracts of employment and HR policies to ensure that your business meets the stringent requirements. We work with our Corporate Team and our Commercial Property Team to help your business every step of the way.
“Having known and worked with Philip for many years, I am delighted to endorse him for his high level of work, professionalism and integrity. Phil enjoys getting to know the business of my clients who are expanding to the UK, and helping them meet their objectives. He has also been gracious with opening up his business network to help make relevant introductions for my clients”. Senior Investment Adviser, UKTI Toronto (Tech)
“Philip and I worked closely together on a complex employment law matter over several weeks. I found his diligence and attention to detail exceptional. His ability to structure and present the relevant information to successfully progress the case was a highly regarded achievement and led to a successful outcome. I thoroughly recommend Philip”. HR Director.
“Philip is a superb employment lawyer. I was extremely impressed with the manner in which he simultaneously displayed both empathy and professionalism. His attention to detail and thorough preparation resulted in a very successful outcome in an extremely contentious Employment Tribunal proceeding.” Senior Partner of an America Law Firm based in central London.
We look forward to working with you.
Philip Henson, Partner and Head of Employment Law
Telephone: 020 7549 7872