Employment for employers

Employment for employers 2011

The solicitors in our employment team have a great depth of experience of advising both private and public sector employers.

Public sector employment law

The team has advised on the employment aspects of outsourcing of public contracts to the private sector both prior to and post tender, and the employment aspects of school conversions to academy status. We are appointed to advise on the employment law issues to the NHS SBS.

Private sector employment law

We advise employers of all sizes across a number of business sectors. The team has particular experience in the recruitment, retail, logistics, healthcare, sport and education sectors.

How the George Davies employment law team work

The team philosophy is to operate as an extension of their clients business. Head of Department Sara Barrett (Partner) has been praised for this approach in Chambers UK 2012 with clients stating that she "provides advice which fits our organisational culture".

Employment law services

A summary of services is set out below. Downloadable factsheets are available for each service, simply click on any of the services listed to view.

For further information on specific issues, please contact Sara Barrett

When employing healthcare professionals, employment issues may also need to involve their regulatory bodies.  We work closely with our expert healthcare regulatory team to comprehensively advise on your obligations.


We are flexible in our charging arrangements with clients and have a number of payment options including retainers, capped and fixed fee arrangements depending on the work required.

Free, practical and interactive seminars on employment law

We run a series of free seminars designed to give those responsible for HR within the workplace a practical and interactive update on key employment law topics. Please visit our GDHR events page for more details.
If you are an employee rather than an employer, click here to read about the services we can offer to you.