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SOMERFIELD HOUSE, 59 LONDON ROAD, MAIDSTONE, KENT, ME16 8JH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01622 690691
Fax:
Fax 01622 681430
DX:
4806 MAIDSTONE-1
Email:
Web:
www.brachers.co.uk

Colin Smith

Tel:
Work 01622 776451
Email:
Brachers

Work Department

Employment

Position

Partner 

Expertise

  • Reorganisations, redundancy and restructuring
  • TUPE (transfer of undertakings)
  • Settlement and compromise agreements
  • Tribunal claims
  • Finding solutions

Career

Colin qualified in 2001. He joined Brachers in 2012 and was made partner in 2012.

Colin has over 15 years’ experience and acts mainly for larger corporate clients in the automotive, manufacturing, logistics and healthcare spheres as well as assisting senior executives in times of need. He deals with all aspects of employment law, from workplace grievance or disciplinary all the way through to large scale collective redundancies, TUPE transfer or tribunal claims.

Member

The Law Society

The Employment Lawyers Association


South East: Human resources

Employment: Kent, Surrey, Sussex

Within: Employment: Kent, Surrey, Sussex

Brachers has 'a strong employment team with bright friendly personalities and a pragmatic common sense approach to the resolution of issues'.  In addition to corporates, its clients are drawn from public bodies and NHS trusts and it has strong sector focus in areas such as healthcare, education, manufacturing and tourism. It also has a dedicated HR consultancy arm. Practice head Catherine Daw is highly regarded for the breadth of her expertise, as is Colin Smith. Associate Rachael Russell is, according to one client, 'insightful and knowledgeable' and has 'a way of removing the stress from a difficult situation'.

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