I’m an Employment Lawyer with a focus on advising employers and senior executives across a range of industries including technology, media and finance. I also take a great interest in helping early stage Startup companies get to grips with the legal aspects of their fledgling businesses.
|"Declan is an extremely commercial lawyer who always takes a view and provides insightful, pragmatic and thoughtful advice. He will always make himself available and is extremely responsive and diligent in his client communications. His fees are transparent and cost effective. I highly recommend his services."|
|(CEO - Regulated asset manager)|
|“Really great service, Declan is an expert on employment law and certainly went the extra mile."|
|(Co-Founder - Health and beauty tech company)|
|“Great working with Declan. Very good communication and client-centric approach. Was particularly happy with the pragmatic nature of the advice."|
|(Director -Internationally focused business education company)|
Declan has extensive experience of advising employers, many of whom have a global presence, on compliance with UK employment law practice and procedures, including:
- Setting up and doing business in the UK
- Redundancy and other dismissal situations
- Business transfers
- Share sales and acquisitions
- Employee grievance and disciplinary procedures
- Employee dispute resolution, including work on Employment Tribunal and High Court litigation
- Breach of contract and employee competition matters
Declan has provided comprehensive reviews and advice in relation to a wide range of employment documentation for both employers and senior executives across a variety of industries including: finance, media, technology, construction, retail and charities.
Such documentation includes service agreements, confidentiality agreements, documentation in relation to various employee consultation processes, dismissal procedures and negotiated termination agreements.
Experience and qualifications -
- Qualified in September 2009
- Specialist in Employment Law since 2009
Professional memberships -
Employment Lawyers' Association