Employment Law & HR Advice Line

We recognise that when you need employment law advice, you need advice that you can trust. Our employment law and HR advice line provides just that – professional advice from our team of qualified legal and HR experts.

With over 100 years’ collective experience of providing advice to a wide range of employers and industry sectors, we can provide you with a service which helps to free your time to concentrate on the day to day running and future growth of your business.

The advice line service provides you with unlimited* access to our approachable, knowledgeable and professional advisors every day of the working week. Available to all businesses, whether you have under five or over 5, 000 employees, the service includes:

  • Unlimited* telephone and email employment advice
  • Monthly emails, which contain important employment law updates
  • Employee handbook updates – to ensure that your handbook is kept up to date with changes in employment legislation

Specialist advice tailored to your business needs

The advice line provides you with expert advice on all employment law and HR issues, including:

  • Employee disciplinary procedures
  • Employee dismissals
  • Dealing with employee grievances
  • Contracts of employment
  • Redundancy
  • Business reorganisation
  • Transfer of Undertakings (TUPE)
  • Changes to terms and conditions of employment
  • Employment Tribunals**
  • Health and safety prosecutions**


The advice line service is available for a fixed annual fee, which is calculated according to the number of employees in your organisation. It is then charged on a fixed monthly rate.

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*Unlimited advice is available between 0900-1700, Monday to Friday inclusive.

**Advice and representation on Employment Tribunals and Health & Safety prosecutions is included as part of the optional insurance cover. Without insurance cover, this advice is available at a reduced rate.


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Our team of specialist corporate and commercial solicitors work closely with you to achieve your commercial goals. We take a practical approach to business and understanding your business needs. Our expert corporate lawyers not only know the law, but also draw upon their experience to provide you with effective solutions to any given situation. Our team is flexible and has the resources to manage all sizes of transactions and matters for small to medium sized (SME) organisations, as well as large multi-national companies.

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We advise businesses of all sizes, including national businesses who are based in our immediate area and beyond. Our team of HR and employment law specialist solicitors have over 50 years' experience in dealing with employment matters and are committed to providing cost effective advice.

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For those times when your in-house HR team is over-stretched or if you don’t have a HR team and lack confidence in dealing with tricky employee issues, we can help take the stress out of managing your staff. We can provide you and your business with on-site help for all types of employment issues; from disciplinary hearings to employee grievances, performance management to sickness absence issues, appeal hearings to redundancy and re-organisation consultations.

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