Employment law services - for businesses

It pays to recruit good staff but what happens if things go wrong, how would you manage a sickness absence? What is a reasonable adjustment? How effective is your performance management?

What is a fair redundancy? How would you respond to a grievance or a claim? These are some of the challenges you could face as an employer. Trust us to provide the answers you need when an employee dispute arises, for advice and assistance call our specialist employment law solicitors on 0203 816 9302.

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Areas of specialism

  • Staff disciplinary issues
  • Discrimination claims
  • Employment tribunal claims
  • Staff grievances
  • Managing performance
  • Recruitment advice
  • Redundancy procedures
  • Settlement agreements
  • Unfair dismissal
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The whole experience of working with Martha, my solicitor from Stephensons, was excellent. She gave great advice and was open and honest with her responses. She responded quickly and worked hard at trying to get a resolution for me.
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As an award-winning top 150 law firm, with over 450 staff based in offices across the country, you're never far from the advice you need.