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Blackadders LLP

30 & 34 REFORM STREET, DUNDEE, DD1 1RJ, SCOTLAND
Tel:
Work 01382 229222
Fax:
Fax 01382 342220
DX:
LP 6 DUNDEE
Email:
Web:
www.blackadders.co.uk

Simon Allison

Tel:
Work 01382 342289
Email:
Web:
www.blackadders.co.uk
Blackadders LLP

Work Department

Business services – employment unit.

Position

Partner and head of Blackadders’ employment unit. Main area of work is employment law (contentious and non-contentious). Accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in employment law.

Career

Trainee solicitor/solicitor with Aberdeen City Council 2000-04; assistant solicitor/associate/partner with Blackadders solicitor 2004 to date. Current directorships: Maxwelltown Information Centre Ltd.

Member

Law Society of Scotland.

Education

University of Dundee (1997 LLB Hons) (2000 Diploma in Legal Practice).


Scotland: Human resources

Employment

Within: Employment

Blackadders LLP’s ‘extremely knowledgeable’ team has a particularly strong employment offering for construction and manufacturing industry clients, for which it handles the range of contentious and non-contentious employment law mandates. Simon Allison heads the practice and is noted as ‘an inspiring leader of his team and advocate for the profession’. Allison has extensive tribunal experience and represents National Express Groups in a number of cases, including an unfair dismissal claim, emanating from an employee’s inappropriate Facebook comments relating to his co-workers. Also recommended are ‘professional’ associate, Jack Boyle, and Donna Reynolds, who joined the firm from an CCW Business Lawyers in May 2018.

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