John Martin has specialised exclusively in employment law for the entirety of his career. He has been recognised as an expert in this field in many editions of the Legal 500 and is listed as one of the leading employment solicitors in Manchester and the north west region. In 2014 the Legal 500 described John as “extremeley personable” and praised him for his “clarity of mind and quickness of action”. John advises a broad range of clients, from individuals to large organisations like charities and FE Colleges and also many SME’s. He conducts his own advocacy in the Employment Tribunal and has also appeared in the Employment Appeals Tribunal. An active member of the Employment Lawyers Association, he regularly presents lectures and seminars to clients and prospects.
Ross joined the firm in 2011 and has specialised in employment law for over 12 years. Ross came to us from private practice, but prior to that he was a senior employment law solicitor at British Nuclear Fuels, where he advised BNFL in respect of various employment law issues arising out of the 20,000 strong workforce. Ross advises individuals in respect of tribunal claims, where he is a very accomplished advocate, settlement agreements etc. and employers in respect of all of their employment law issues.
Rachel joined us in 2011 having qualified as a solicitor in 1999. She worked for Eversheds for a number of years and has a lot of experience of acting for NHS Trusts. She advises on all employment law issues with a particular emphasis on TUPE.