Halborns provides national and global retailers with fast-paced, responsive and commercial employment advice.
We understand that advice to retail businesses involves quick thinking, cost effective, commercial solutions which need to be right first time.
Our advice is tailored to ensure the retailer’s values are respected and communication is effective and timely. Our retail clients include Vision Express, Rosetta Stone, Motorpoint and Sytner.
Our experience includes:
Managing difficult employment issues including whistleblowing and discrimination.
Assisting HR teams to manage the intricacies of TUPE transfers; understanding commercial demands and ensuring client objectives are achieved on budget and within tight deadlines.
Managing mass redundancies over different sites and avoiding litigation.
Successfully defending employment tribunal claims across England and Wales.
Providing HR teams with updates in respect of employment changes and ‘need to know’ commercial approaches to employment advice.
Delivering mock employment tribunals to highlight the importance of record keeping and understanding the basics of employment law.
Updating contracts of employment and employee handbooks annually or as requested.
Ginny has represented us for a number of years. Whilst being London based and London lawyers being the obvious choice she has provided excellent value and quality commercial advice throughout our relationship, securing strong results and outcomes we have been seeking.
John Kurniawan, European Legal Counsel of Rosetta Stone (UK) Limited.