Associate Solicitor - Employment (Qualified in Scotland)
Julie is an Associate at MLP Law in its Employment team. Julie qualified in Scotland and has developed a broad range of experience, having specialised in employment law since 2003.
Julie principally advises employer clients in a wide variety of sectors, including retail, hospitality, food production, manufacturing and social care. She has extensive experience advising on disciplinary and grievance matters, capability and conduct dismissals and managing both short and long term ill health absences.
Julie also provides her expertise to employers in relation to reorganisations, redundancies and the application of the TUPE regulations.
She has significant experience in negotiating and drafting employment contracts, settlement agreements and HR policy documentation.
In addition, Julie provides advice to senior employees in relation to navigating internal processes and negotiating exit packages.
With a wealth of litigation experience, Julie often appears in the Employment Tribunal, initiating and defending a variety of claims, including unfair dismissal, discrimination and whistleblowing.
Having practiced in Glasgow in a leading commercial law firm for most of her career, Julie moved to Manchester in 2017. In her spare time she also enjoys relaxing with her family and cooking, but with 3 children finding a spare moment is quite rare!