Joe specialises in employment law, focussing on strategic level Tribunal cases and non-contentious matters.
Joe is a true business partner and considered to be an extended member of our team. He has a wealth of experience, his knowledge of employment law is exceptional and he fully understands our business, meaning the advice he gives is not only appropriate in law, but is also in line with our company’s values. Joe is extremely professional yet personable too; he imparts his knowledge and advice in a way that makes complicated matters easy to understand. He’s commercially astute with the determination to achieve the right solution in an efficient and effective manner.
Helen Taylor - British Gas, Senior Employee Relations Manager
Joe is a trusted advisor for a number of leading FTSE blue chip organisations. He is proud of having acted for a range of clients. He is well known for delivering pragmatic commercial advice.
Joe is a skilled employment litigator. He is very experienced in managing complex and high-profile cases. His recent successes include a Tribunal case which set the precedent on the issue of employment status for the sport sector, and featured regularly in the press.
On the non-contentious side, he advises on complex HR issues, including; TUPE, restructuring, restrictive covenants, corporate transactions, and outsourcing. With his specialist expertise in executive appointments and exits, Joe is called upon in such matters by top-flight football clubs, as well as other clients in the sport sector and beyond. Joe also has particular expertise in discrimination and whistleblowing matters. Joe is relied on not only for advising on the technical legal issues but also for understanding his client's particular challenges and opportunities. He solves problems in a way which is rooted in the client's appetite for risk.
Joe is regularly interviewed by the press on employment matters and this year has been quoted in the Financial Times, The Telegraph, and the Guardian.
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