Kate’s team have been ranked as a top tier practice in the West Country in the most recent Legal 500 UK Directory and described as “extremely strong” and “commercially minded”.
Kate advises employers on a variety of employment law related matters from large scale business restructures through to defending employee unfair dismissal and discrimination claims. She is also an experienced employment tribunal advocate. Kate acts for a wide range of employers throughout the South West region with particular expertise in manufacturing industry, educational establishments, agricultural and farming businesses and is regularly referred work by the National Farmers Union. She also has a well-established practice in advising senior executors on exit arrangements.
Kate has a reputation for providing commercial clear and timely advice to assist businesses to function profitably despite the ever increasing rafts of employment legislation they are subject to. She was most recently described in the Legal 500 as “energetic”, “a formidable lawyer” and a “true litigator”.
Kate is also a popular speaker and runs regular HR lunch and breakfast clubs which provide legal updates to clients in Taunton, Bridgwater and throughout the South West. Please contact Kate directly if you wish to attend the next HR event.
praised for providing ‘common-sense advice that really adds value and helps businesses resolve very knotty, sensitive employment issues.’