Georgia is a newly qualified solicitor in the Employment team having recently completed her training contract at Gateley. She assists the Leeds and Manchester employment teams on all aspects of employment law.
She regularly assists clients with a variety of contentious and non-contentious matters including advising on day to day employment issues, such as grievance and disciplinary investigations, dismissals, redundancies, managing sickness absence and reviewing and updating internal policies. She also provides advice to a large international retail client through a dedicated helpline service.
Georgia acts on behalf of corporates in Employment Tribunal cases.
Georgia also assists on corporate matters in share and asset sales, including conducting due diligence, support on TUPE exercises, and drafting contractual documentation for executives.
- During her training contract, Georgia completed a 4-month in house secondment in the legal team at Marshalls Plc. She assisted the business on all in house matters, including advising on and negotiating commercial contracts, reviewing property leases and licences, advising on commercial disputes (including assisting with the defence, counterclaim and mediation of a high-value breach of contract High Court claim), insurance-related queries, GDPR issues, Companies House filings and due diligence on acquisitions.