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Neil Black


About Neil

Neil is a Partner with extensive experience of advising on a full range of UK employment law, with contentious and non-contentious expertise. He is a seasoned tribunal advocate. He has particular experience in respect of TUPE, re-organisation, collective redundancy and strategic HR advice. Neil is also experienced in advising in respect of large scale changes to terms and conditions of employment and post-acquisition HR integration. Although he acts for a wide range of clients, Neil plays a key role in the manufacturing sector, sitting on the firm’s cross-office, cross-sector team and leading the manufacturing sector focus for the Manchester office. In addition to this, he heads up the Manchester Employment team and leads the National Employment Group’s Manufacturing Sector team. Neil also has a wealth of experience in the construction and infrastructure sector. Prior to entering the legal profession, Neil was employed in a non-legal role with a major US automotive company. This in turn lends a pragmatic and commercial edge to his advice.


LLB  – Keele University

PGDL / LPC – De Montfort University