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Employment

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Tom Parkes
Partner Employment Work Phone: 01543 420029

Tom is a Solicitor and specialises in employment law, acting for both employers and employees. For employers, he advises on a full range of employment issues, including disciplinary action, grievances, TUPE, performance issues, sickness absence, redundancies and employment tribunal claims. He acts for a range of clients, from small owner managed businesses to plcs. For employees, Tom advises on unfair dismissal and discrimination, settlement agreements and TUPE claims. He appears in the employment tribunal on behalf of both employers and employees and has a very good track record.

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Paul Roberts
Partner - Head of Employment Department Employment Work Phone: 01543 420033

Paul acts for a wide range of clients including PLCs, two national church denominations and many owner managed businesses. Paul is in demand as a speaker at conferences and has spoken at events organised by the CIPD, the Employment Lawyers’ Association and the Evangelical Alliance.  Paul has also appeared on TV to discuss employment issues.

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Ravinder Sandhu
Partner Employment Work Phone: 01543 420042

Ravinder joined Keelys as a trainee solicitor in 2001 and qualified into the Employment Team in 2003. She was promoted to Associate Partner in 2008 and in 2011, promoted to Partner. Ravinder advises both employers and employees all over the UK on all matters concerning employment law and acts for a number of employers of all sizes on a retainer basis. Ravinder advises on all aspects of employment law including unfair dismissal, disciplinary and grievance procedures, redundancy, restructuring, TUPE, discrimination, settlement agreements and Tribunal claims. She also drafts employment documentation including contracts of employment, policies and procedures.

Testimonials

Jon Hardwick, Grafton International Limited

Ravinder has become an invaluable support for my company. Ravinder is excellent in a crisis – calm, clear in thought and communication, straightforward and incredibly knowledgeable in every aspect of employment law. However, Ravinder has also become a great coach … Continue reading

Lisa McLaren, Clickthrough Marketing Ltd

Paul has extensive HR experience and knowledge which has been of great benefit to our business on numerous occasions. We have always found him to be approachable and extremely knowledgeable in all aspects of employment law and HR best practice … Continue reading

Tim Harrison, Johnsons Photopia

As a member of the Keelys employment team I have dealt with Tom directly to get help and expert advice on a number of occasions, assisting with both general procedures and specific situations. That advice has been given thoughtfully, concisely … Continue reading