Employment Solicitors in Plymouth


Employment solicitors for individuals and businesses in Plymouth

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Employment Solicitors in Plymouth

Plymouth is a vibrant city located on the South West coast of Devon. Whether you are running a business located in this area or are an employee and in need of employment advice, we can help you. Our employment solicitors offer a wide variety of employment services for both businesses and individuals in Plymouth and the surrounding towns. For employers, we can help you deal with your legal issue no matter your business size or sector. Our employment law services cover anything from drafting employment contracts, to dealing with issues of redundancy, workplace discrimination, team moves and much more. For employees, we give advice on settlement agreements and exit packages, unfair dismissals, constructive dismissals, redundancies and discrimination claims as well as representation at employment tribunals if needs be. We have particular expertise working with senior executives and advising them on all employment law issues.

Employment Lawyers Plymouth- what areas do we cover?

We have a dedicated team of employment lawyers who work all across the South West of the UK covering the city of Plymouth and its surrounding towns. Contact your expert Declan Bradley for assistance.

Contact us at 0782 518 3655 
Email us at dbradley@doyleclayton.co.uk

Employment Services in Plymouth

Our employment solicitors in Plymouth have extensive experience in advising employers and employees on a wide range of employment issues. This means that we understand how the other side are likely to think on any matter and so we can advise accordingly. Some of our key services include: 

“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.” – Client

Employment Work - examples

Our experienced employment team have worked with clients across a variety of industries including: finance, media, technology, construction, retail and charities. Some of our recent work includes: 

  • Advising a well-established UK express delivery company in connection with claims brought in the Employment Tribunal concerning the employment status of delivery drivers resulting in the withdrawal of the claims
  • Advising an owner managed Devon business on restructuring its workforce in a fair and compliant manner. To date we are not aware of any employment claims being threatened or raised against the company as a result of the restructuring and redundancy exercise
  • An equal pay and sex discrimination claim representing a senior executive in the insurance business, achieving settlement of the Tribunal case for a sum in excess of £700k 

Our Employment Team in Plymouth 

Declan Bradley heads up our employment team in Plymouth. He is an experienced employment lawyer who has worked in the industry with great success for many years. 

“Great working with Declan. Very good communication and client-centric approach. Was particularly happy with the pragmatic nature of the advice.”  

To find out more about Declan, his work and recent testimonials visit his personal page

Why Choose Doyle Clayton?

Expertise: Doyle Clayton is rated highly in The Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners publications which feature some of the best lawyers in the UK. We are a highly experienced law firm having built up a reputation over the last 30 years for being the ‘go to’ firm for employment issues. As well as having an office in Plymouth, we also have offices in London (Mayfair, City, Canary Wharf and Heathrow), Reading and in Oxford and all our clients can access the full range of services and expertise that we offer. We have the experience and expertise that you need.

Contact Doyle Clayton

Contact our professional and approachable employment solicitors in Plymouth for a friendly chat if you need help with any employment issue – we are only a phone call away! To make contact call us on 0782 518 3655 or email us at dbradley@doyleclayton.co.uk and we will call you. Please leave a message if you can’t get through. We will respond quickly to all enquiries. You can also arrange to meet us at our Plymouth office (Doyle Clayton, 4th Floor, Salt Quay House, 6 N E Quay, Sutton Harbour, Plymouth, PL4) or if it’s more convenient we can discuss your issue by video call. 

Plymouth is a FREEPORT tax site

The Government is establishing Freeports as national hubs for global trade and investment across the UK, to promote regeneration and job creation, and to create hotbeds for innovation. Eight locations have been chosen so far and Plymouth is one of them.

Freeports benefit from favourable customs and tax rules. Within a freeport, areas can be designated as Freeport tax sites and/or as Freeport customs sites. Employers operating in the Plymouth Freeport tax site will be able to pay 0% employer National Insurance contributions on the salary of any new employee starting on or after 6 April 2022 who works in the Freeport tax site for at least 60% of their working time. This 0% rate will apply for three years per employee on earnings of up to £25,000 per annum.

The idea is to promote the growth of companies and workforces within the Freeport areas. With new employees comes the need for employment law considerations and we can help you with these.

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