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Gateley Plc

ONE ELEVEN, EDMUND STREET, BIRMINGHAM, B3 2HJ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0121 234 0000
Fax:
Fax 0121 234 0001
DX:
13033 BIRMINGHAM-1
Email:
Web:
www.gateleyplc.com
Birmingham, Dubai, Leeds, Leicester, London, Manchester and 2 more

Victoria Garrad

Tel:
Work +44 (0) 121 234 0040
Email:
Web:
gateleyplc.com
Gateley Plc

Work Department

HR

Position

Victoria is an award-winning employment lawyer. She trained with the firm and is now head of the firm’s employment team in Birmingham. Victoria is a specialist employment solicitor with considerable experience in both contentious and non-contentious employment including policy drafting, redundancies, reorganisations, employment relations, TUPE, employment tribunal litigation and executive severances. She acts for a range of businesses from owner managed businesses to international companies including some household names and senior executives. Victoria is a previous winner of ‘Best Lawyer’ and the overall winner of ‘Young Professional of the Year’ at annual awards hosted by Birmingham Future.

Career

Qualified 1998; partner Gateley 2005 to date. Victoria trained with the firm and joined the employment department when she qualified. She is now a partner in the firm and leads the employment team in Birmingham.

Member

Birmingham Law Society Employment Law Committee; Employment Lawyers Association.

Education

The Arthur Terry School, Sutton Coldfield; University of the West of England, Bristol (LLB Hons); The College of Law (Legal Practice Course (Distinction)).

Leisure

Victoria enjoys good food, good wine and spending time with her three children (not necessarily in that order!).


West Midlands: Human resources

Employment

Within: Leading individuals

Victoria Garrad - Gateley Plc

Within: Employment

Gateley Plc handles the full range of employment work but is notably strong in confidentiality and post-termination restrictions.  Benedict Gorner  leads the team and is particularly proficient in restrictive covenant matters and senior executive disputes.Victoria Garrad  is highly skilled in handling policy drafting, redundancies and reorganisations.  Merran Sewell  was promoted to partner in 2017 and has a strong focus on restructuring initiatives and senior executive severances.

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