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Matt Jenkin

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Moorcrofts LLP

Work Department

Employment Law

Position

Partner and Head of Employment

Career

Matt has over 20 years’ experience as an employment lawyer. He regularly advises employers and senior executives across a broad range of employment law matters including drafting employment contracts, employment policies and procedures, day-to-day HR/employment law support, advising on business reorganisations, transfer of undertakings (TUPE), termination arrangements and settlement agreements and employment tribunal claims including complex multi-day discrimination claims. Matt also provides regular training to clients on a broad range of employment law topics.

Matt’s specialties include advising clients across a broad range of sectors on protecting their business from the activities of ex-employees. This includes drafting restrictive covenants/ post termination restrictions, ensuring the employment policies support the restrictions, providing practical advice to deal with immediate aftermath of a departing employee including team moves, obtaining injunctions to prevent breach of restrictions, and securing damages for breach of restrictions.

Matt is a contributor to Emplaw Online, an online resource providing subscribers with expert ‘know-how’ on British Employment Law.

Education

LLB (2:1)
The University of Sheffield (1992)
Law Society Finals
College of Law, Chester (1993)

Leisure

Liverpool FC obsessive and Disney World nerd.


South East: Human resources

Employment: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

Within: Employment: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

Moorcrofts LLP's employment team is 'excellent at all levels - service is very professional, efficient and always with the customer in mind'. It has wide-ranging employment expertise, with an emphasis on post-termination restrictions, TUPE and restructuring matters. The practice also has an extensive track record in Employment Tribunal claims, as well as handling High Court litigation and injunctions. Practice head Matt Jenkin ('an extremely pragmatic, practical and exceptionally knowledgeable lawyer who ensures that his advice is easy to understand) is regularly called on to assist clients with restructurings and reorganisations, in addition to advising on TUPE issues and acting for senior executives on termination issues. Senior associate Nicola Whelan's expertise covers restrictive covenants and business restructuring matters.

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