Based in Newcastle upon Tyne, our team of employment solicitors can provide advice on:
- Employment tribunal disputes
- Contracts of employment
- Redundancies and restructures
- Settlement agreements
- Disciplinary issues
- Social media policies
- Unfair/constructive dismissal
- Staff handbooks
- Workplace policies
- Holiday entitlement
We can also help with employment related claims including employment tribunal litigation, employment related injunctions and breach of contract claims in the High Court.
Employment Law Retainer Package
Mincoffs Solicitors can offer a flexible employment law retainer package for your business where specialist advice is on hand for a wide range of employment law matters. Our employment law retainer package can be used as a support mechanism across your entire organisation by any designated directors or managers.
We offer a fixed monthly fee and tailor your employment law retainer package according to your business needs. Employment law advice covered under our retainer is dependent on the requirements of your business. Click here for further information.
Included in the employment law retainer package:
- Production of employment contracts, policies and procedures
- Review of existing employment contracts and procedures
- A comprehensive suite of precedent policies and procedures
- A HR software package to manage your employees current and past job history, employment contracts, holidays and absences, remuneration details, appraisals, training and performance reviews, time-tracking and expenses (at a nominal additional monthly cost)
- A quarterly employment law e-newsletter.
Our flexible employment law retainer packages are a cost-effective way to manage your legal expenditure, whilst providing you with the peace of mind of knowing that you are receiving expert legal advice for your business.
To find out more about our employment law retainer package click here.
Anti-Discrimination Training Guide
Our employment team have produced a straight forward and user friendly anti-discrimination training guide and accompanying case studies for employers. To find out more about the guide click here.
Our team of employment solicitors can provide practical advice on:
Employment Law Retainer Package
Employment Tribunal Disputes Solicitors
Disputes between employer and employee in the workplace will inevitably occur and you may find yourself faced with a claim.Read more
Employment Contracts Solicitors
An employment contract is an agreement between an employer and the employee which sets out their employment rights, responsibilities and duties.
Redundancies and Restructures Solicitors
Businesses today are forever changing. If your business finds it necessary to restructure, it may unfortunately result in redundancies.Read more
TUPE stands for ‘Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006’ and is designed to protect certain rights of employees when the business that they work for is transferred from one owner to another.Read more
Settlement Agreements Solicitors
Settlement agreements are legally binding contracts between an employer and employee that are usually entered in to upon termination of employment.Read more
All employers need to know how to discipline their employees fairly.Read more
Social Media Policies
The figures relating to social media usage are astounding. There are currently 2.3 billion active social media users across the world but what is acceptable use of social media in the workplace and how can you protect your business against online risk?Read more
If you believe you have been unfairly or constructively dismissed, you have 3 months from the date of dismissal to pursue an unfair dismissal claim against your former employer at an Employment Tribunal.Read more
A staff or company handbook is a document which sets out rules, policies and procedures which do not appear in the contract of employment.Read more
Workplace discrimination means being treated less favourably than someone else because of a protected characteristic.Read more
Workplace Policies Solicitors
Workplace policies and procedures are essential when it comes to running your business smoothly.Read more
Mincoffs’ expert employment team can advise employees on your rights as well as help you pursue a claim if you believe you have been wrongfully dismissed or discriminated against as a result of making a protected disclosure.Read more
Paid annual leave is a worker’s legal right that must be upheld by employers; most ‘workers’ are entitled to at least 5.6 weeks’ paid holiday a year.Read more
For a responsive, commercially aware, friendly service contact:
Partner, Head of Employment
T: 0191 212 firstname.lastname@example.org