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Kitsons LLP

ASHLEIGH WAY, LANGAGE BUSINESS PARK, PLYMPTON, PLYMOUTH, PL7 5JX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01752 603040
Fax:
Fax 01752 601090
Email:
Web:
www.kitsons-solicitors.co.uk
Exeter, Plymouth, Torquay

Rhodri Davey

Tel:
Work 01752 236712
Email:
Kitsons LLP

Work Department

Employment.

Position

Partner and head of employment. Predominantly acts for employers and has represented clients from both the public and private sector. Deals with all aspects of employment law including employment tribunal claims for which he has considerable experience of successfully defending discrimination and business transfer related claims. He is known for his pragmatic advice and HR support to clients, including advice on restructuring and redundancy, drafting policies and contracts, supporting clients with internal disciplinary and grievance procedures.

Career

Trained Nash & Co; qualified 1999; joined Ashfords (then Bevan Ashford), specialising in employment law 2000; partner, heading employment department Kitson Hutchings (now Kitsons LLP) 2007.

Member

Employment Lawyers’ Association.

Education

Tavistock College; Nottingham Trent University (law); Nottingham Law School (LPC).


South West: Human resources

Employment: The West Country

Within: Employment: The West Country

Kitsons LLP advises on unfair dismissal claims, restructurings, reorganisations, redundancies, senior-level exits, whistleblowing and TUPE matters. It also provides HR support in the form of bespoke training, development and mentoring for HR managers. Recent highlights include advising a large national plc on self-employment arrangements and employment status, and assisting Duchy Group with the sale of a group of hotels valed at £12.5m, which involved TUPE issues. Rhodri Davey  heads the team and recently advised Outlook South West with the transfer of 50 employees from the local Primary Care trust for counselling services in Cornwall. He has also been handling a number of TUPE issues for various clients. Jayme Nicholson  ‘understands the world of employment’, is ‘incredibly knowledgeable’, and ‘always delivers’.

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