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BPE Solicitors LLP

ST JAMES HOUSE, ST JAMES SQUARE, CHELTENHAM, GL50 3PR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01242 224433
Fax:
Fax 01242 574285
DX:
CHELTENHAM 11
Email:
Web:
www.bpe.co.uk
Cheltenham, London

Lisa Gettins

Tel:
Work 01242 248 237
Email:
BPE Solicitors LLP

Work Department

Employment.

Position

Equity Partner and Head of BPE's Employment, Lisa specialises in complex or high value Employment Tribunal claims and dealing with industrial action. Lisa predominantly works with manufacturing, construction, FM and retail clients, assisting them with employment or restructuring the business.

Career

Equity Partner at BPE Solicitors LLP since 2009, prior to working as an Associate at Bevan Brittan LLP

Member

ELA
Chartered Member of CIPD.

Education

Chester College of Law
Lancaster University


South West: Human resources

Employment: M4 Corridor and Gloucestershire

Within: Employment: M4 Corridor and Gloucestershire

BPE Solicitors LLP advises on the full spectrum of employment law, both contentious and non-contentious, providing ‘strong advice’ that shows ‘a clear understanding’ of the needs of a business. It has experience in handling complex tribunal and High Court claims relating to restrictive covenants, has particular expertise in restructurings, including sensitive boardroom restructurings, outsourcing, as well as TUPE issues, and regularly advises high-level executives on severance issues. The practice acts for many clients from the manufacturing sector, leveraging its experience in handling trade union issues and collective agreements. It was reappointed to the Interserve panel. Equity partner Lisa Gettins, who heads the team, which also includes Tim Gofton, senior associate Sarah Lee and newly promoted partner Heyma Holmes, ‘has a wealth of technical experience and knowledge’ and provides ‘an excellent level of service’. Recent highlights include advising Interserve Defence on handling a sensitive issue following a redundancy exercise related to the client’s outsourced cleaners at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Omega Resource Group, PureGym, and Howard Tenens are other clients.

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