Employment law is constantly evolving. Our team of experienced UK employment law solicitors is committed to protecting you and your business from the full raft of employment law issues in the workplace.
Their specialist expertise, and proven track record, in employment law extends to fighting constructive dismissal and unfair dismissal claims, right through to making sure you adhere to employee rights in redundancy.
Based in Leeds, Harrogate and Pontefract, we pride ourselves on providing you with good, efficient, fast and local advice on employment law.
This includes working with you to present the strongest possible employment law Response when an employee decides to pursue his or her case through an Employment Tribunal, if necessary.
There have been recent changes to employment law that impact on you. There are now no fees payable by an employee in lodging a case and claim against your business in front of an Employment Tribunal – and this has led to an increase in employment tribunal hearings.
We represent clients in a full range of employment tribunal claims such as:
Our employment lawyers specialise in all forms of discrimination in the workplace – race discrimination; sex discrimination; religious discrimination; disability discrimination; and age discrimination.
Legal advice on redundancy, dismissal (both unfair dismissal and constructive dismissal), employment contracts, and settlement agreements represents another cornerstone of our employment law practice.
You can read about all the latest Milners’ news, including employment law, on our website.
Another strand to our employment law expertise is providing ongoing assistance and advice we provide to businesses, SMEs and human resources professionals, including:
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Milners solicitors is always working to help our clients. Researching current issues and providing clear and easy to understand help.
This year Family Mediation Week is taking place from 17th until 21st January 2022. Its aim is to raise awareness of family mediation and the benefits it can bring to separating families. Over the course of the week, the Family Mediation Council will be hosting webinars, publishing resources, information, blogs
Good Divorce Week is an annual campaign organised by Resolution and this year, it is taking place from 29th November until 3rd December 2021. Resolution is a community of family justice professionals who focus on working with families to promote an amicable approach to separation. Members of Resolution include solicitors,
We’re delighted to welcome Mark Hilton to the team at Milners. Mark has been advising on construction issues for over 30 years, primarily in relation to contentious matters but also in relation to complex contractual negotiations. Mark is an experienced litigator and international arbitration lawyer and has acted for contractors,
COVID Business interruption claims And so following the city’s heavyweight lawyers brawling through the courts ( with Messrs Herbert Smith for the Financial Conduct Authority or FCA, Simmons and Simmons for the insurers ) we finally have a verdict. It’s not a knockout blow but a very good points decision
As the true impact of the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic continues to be realised, so does the severe impact on BAME communities – further evidence that Black Lives Matter. Every year, the UK comes together on June 22 to honour the British Caribbean community and the contribution it makes to
Milners Solicitors is offering 25% off all legal fees to NHS and Key Workers for any new instructions received on or after the 22nd May 2020 until further notice.
Milners Senior Partner, Giles Ward, sees his latest article on advising businesses how to take steps to survive the COVID-19 pandemic featured in the latest issue of Pest Contol News. You can read the article here: PCN 122 Milners Article
Ben Harrison – Head of Public Law at Milners featured in the Yorkshire Post with his thoughts on the potential for a public inquiry into the handling of Coronavirus here in the UK. Read the article here: https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/opinion/columnists/public-inquiry-governments-handling-coronavirus-crisis-inevitable-ben-harrison-2851044 Public
Following Sam Stein QC and Milners Ben Harrisons letter to the Prime Minister – Boris Johnson in 2019, read the response from the Minister of the Inquiry – Penny Mordaunt here: Blood Inquiry Letter – Response
Leeds-based solicitors, we also have offices in Harrogate and Pontefract but operate throughout Yorkshire and further afield.
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