Employment Law for Businesses

At Knowles Benning, we are dedicated to protecting the interests of businesses and our team are able to offer sound legal advice, guidance and representation that is backed by extensive experience in this complex legal area.

We will always make sure that you are fully compliant with employment law and that any concern that does arise is dealt with in a simple and straightforward manner.

For employers and companies

We advise on all aspects of Employment Law with the employee life cycle from recruitment, contracts of employment and policies; to day to day training, performance management, advising on disciplinary and grievance procedures and termination.

We can be involved in the conciliation and negotiation with an employee and assist in drafting a settlement agreement to prevent an employee from bringing a claim in an employment tribunal.

We can advise and defend your case in an Employment Tribunal.

We can advise on all aspects of employment law including:

  • Drafting the contract of employment
  • Drafting and advising on settlement agreements with employees
  • Redundancy situations
  • How to avoid an unfair dismissal claim
  • Repeated sickness absence
  • Steps to avoid discrimination in the workplace
  • Maternity and paternity rights of staff
  • Varying contracts
  • Health and safety
  • Flexible working
  • Working time regulations
  • Acas
  • Claims in the employment tribunal

Dismissal and Redundancy

Employment Tribunal Representation

Restrictive Convenants

Settlement Agreements

Our expert lawyers

Antonio Fallanca
Partner - Head of Wills, Trusts and Probate
Cally Hayday
Executive - Property
Claire Dunger
Solicitor - Childcare
Gurpreet Jani
Solicitor - Wills, Trusts and Probate
Jo Smith
Paralegal - Childcare
Kate Smith
Partner - Head of Crime
Morgan Tunstill
Solicitor - Childcare
Nick Feazey
Chartered Legal Executive - Property
Ruth Hinchliffe
Chartered Legal Executive - Personal Injury
Sara Marshall
Chartered Legal Executive - Employment
Sara Taylor
Wills, Trusts and Probate Manager
Steve Atkins
Partner - Head of Residential and Commercial Property
Tracy Bates
Executive - Wills, Trusts & Probate
Tricia Moxey
Chartered Legal Executive - Property