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4-6 THROGMORTON AVENUE, LONDON, EC2N 2DL, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7618 2400
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Fax 020 7618 2409
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www.foxlawyers.com

Caroline Field

Tel:
Work 020 7618 2880
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Fox & Partners

Work Department

Litigation, contentious partnership and employment

Position

Partner

Career

Qualified 2006; Walker Morris 2004-2011 (including one year's break living and working in New Zealand); Fox & Partners (formerly Fox) 2011 - present.

Languages

Basic French and German

Member

Committee member of London Solicitors Litigation Association (LSLA), former President of the Junior LSLA, current member The Association of Partnership Practitioners (APP) (Committee member of the Back to Basics group) and Employment Lawyers Association.

Education

University of Newcastle 2000-2003 - LLB Law (hons) 2:1; College of Law, York 2003-2004 (Legal Practice course).

Leisure

Amateur dramatics (member of the Magdalene Players, Wandsworth), fitness and travel.


London: Corporate and commercial

Partnership

Within: Partnership

Fox & Partners' 'high-quality' team is noted for its 'hands-on' approach to contentious partnership matters. The practice is co-led by Catriona Watt and Caroline Field, both of whom were promoted to partner in July 2017, with the firm continuing to benefit from the management and sector experience of founder Ronnie Fox. Watt, who possesses 'superb judgement' and gives 'extremely commercial advice', specialises in departures and arrivals, partner rights and entitlements and negotiating terms of exit. Field is 'astute' and 'capable under pressure' and draws on her commercial litigation background to advise on partnership disputes. Also made partner in July 2017, Dean Fuller is a veteran of the partnership space.

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London: Human resources

Employment: employers and senior executives

Within: Employment: employers and senior executives

Fox & Partners 'provides a fantastic service, has extremely good industry knowledge and is always available' with 'excellent client focus and personal attention'. Key names include 'very responsive and insightful' non-contentious specialist Dean Fuller, contentious expert Caroline Field and Catriona Watt, who is 'utterly thorough in her approach and offers a perspective that is highly reassuring'. The team's expertise encompasses whistleblowing and discrimination claims, senior executive departures and recruitment issues.

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