Employment Associate 2-6PQE- Top 50 UK Firm



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2-4 years





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Job description

This UK firm are currently looking for a 2-6pqe Employment associate to join their team in London.

This is an outstanding opportunity to work in a team that has real strength in depth on a national scale. Working across the UK and on an international scale, you will work with notable FMCG, Consulting, Finance and Retail clients to become a specialist in employment law.

They advise on complex advisory work (particularly trade union and industrial relations, TUPE, large scale re-organisations, whistleblowing and restrictive covenants). They can also draw on the expertise of their established pensions and share schemes teams.

You will work on a high quality but varied caseload, working closely with the partner and other team members. The work is split as follows:

  • employment tribunal claims (almost exclusively acting for respondents) including some complex and high profile matters regularly working with leading barristers
  • helping employers manage issues in the workplace such as disciplinaries, grievances, restructuring and redundancies
  • providing employment law support in corporate transactions and outsourcing contracts,
  • post termination restriction matters
  • appointments and terminations
  • advice on industrial relations and collective issues
  • drafting of contracts of employment, consultancy agreements, staff handbooks, settlement agreements and other employment related documentation
  • business development including training and seminars

For further information, please contact Daniel Diamond on 020 7187 7475. Alternatively, please email your CV to daniel.diamond@ssq.com to arrange a confidential discussion.