Employment | Experience

We cover all aspects of employment law, from contracts, ad-hoc advice and litigation, to more complex reorganisations, outsourcing and acquisitions.

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Ian Machray

Ian Machray

Due to client confidentiality we can’t always talk about our work, but aside from the day-to-day support we provide, we have recently been busy with:

  • Successful defence of age discrimination and constructive unfair dismissal claims following an eight day tribunal hearing
  • Dealing with the legal implications of closure of part of a business with in excess of 1,500 employees
  • The enforcement of restrictive covenants and confidentiality obligations against a departing employee and director
  • Successfully negotiating the terms of a recognition agreement between one of our clients and a trade union
  • A strategic reorganisation of a client’s European business leading to widespread redundancies across a number of jurisdictions
  • Acting on behalf of our client in respect of a number of long-running equal pay claims
  • Advising on the dismissal of a managing director of a multinational company, including advice on vacation of office under the company articles
  • Representing our client in respect of a class action for underpayment of holiday pay
  • Handling an extensive data protection subject access request from the former CEO of one of our clients
  • Successfully completing collective consultation on changes to the contractual remuneration and benefits of over 250 employees
  • Implementing anti-slavery policies and procedures for an international corporate group, including drafting slavery and human trafficking statements
  • Providing strategic advice on equal pay reporting requirements