Employment Law

What is Employment Law?

Employment Law governs the relationship between the Employer and the Employee.

Signing a Contract

What work we will undertake for you?

We can undertake work in relation to the following for you.

  • Redundancy

  • Unfair dismissal

  • Employment contracts

  • Internal grievances

  • Harassment and discrimination

  • Boardroom disputes

  • ACAS conciliation

  • Whistleblowing

  • Settlement agreements, or compromise agreements as they were previously known

  • Breaches of restrictive covenants

  • Equal pay

  • Disciplinary procedures

  • Unlawful deductions from wages

  • Breach of contract

  • Maternity and paternity rights

  • Employee transfers (known as TUPE)

  • Employment tribunal claims

 

Time frame

There are a number of variables which make it difficult to provide an accurate estimate as to the time frame for this matter.

We will endeavour to provide regular updates as to the progress of this matter.

Fees

Work in relation to the above is charged at the following rates

  1. A charge for all work undertaken in relation to this matter. Our hourly rates are.

 

   a)   £220.00 per hour, exclusive of VAT

   b)   £22.00 per letter out, exclusive of VAT

   c)   £22.00 per telephone call, exclusive of VAT. Any telephone call exceeding 6 minutes will be charged at our standard hourly rate.

   d)   £11.00 per letter in, exclusive of VAT.

 

Disbursements

  1. Identification of Executors and Beneficiaries - £10.00, plus VAT

  2. TT Fee - £30.00, plus VAT

  3. Barristers fee – dependant on the barristers level of experience. All fees will attract VAT – this will be discussed with you if the need for a barrister arises.

  4. Court fee – to be discussed – (no VAT)

Any other disbursements will be discussed with the client prior to being incurred.

Fee earners specialising in this field.

  1. Alan Michael Davies LLB (Hons) – Partner – 8+ years post qualification experience

 

   2.  Richard Matthew Davies LLB (Hons) – Partner – 3 years post qualification experience

 

VAT

All VAT is currently charged at 20%.