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Clarke Willmott LLP

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Kevin Jones

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Clarke Willmott LLP

Work Department

Employment and HR


Kevin Jones is a partner in Clarke Willmott solicitors' Bristol National Employment & HR team specialising in large scale reorganisation and redundancy.

South East: Human resources

Employment: Hampshire

Within: Employment: Hampshire

The team at Clarke Willmott LLP provides 'an overall excellent service' and handles the full spectrum of employment and employee relations work, from restructurings and TUPE regulations to tribunal work including advocacy. Practice head Marc Long, who has advocacy experience, is a key name for strike action and pay change issues. In recent work, the team advised on the TUPE transfer of around 100 staff and assisted an employer on its obligations in a misconduct case where the employee was suffering from HIV. Kevin Jones and associate Nicole Adams are other core members of the team.

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South West: Human resources

Employment: Bristol

Within: Employment: Bristol

Clarke Willmott LLP's ‘excellent, practical and very responsive’ team handles restructuring, director exits, redundancy, TUPE, company acquisitions and corporate insolvency issues. Kevin Jones jointly heads the practice and recently acted for new client Gates and Fences in relation to restructuring and redundancy matters, the introduction of new terms and conditions of employment, the relocation of the factory, and trade union and individual consultations. He also regularly advises clients in the sports sector including  a number of professional sports organisations, agents and leading sports men and women. Sharon Latham heads the practice alongside Jones and ‘gets to the key issues with no lost time’; she recently advised a global manufacturer on TUPE, TULRA and redundancy issues. Senior associate Tim Copplestone  represents a number of leading international sportsmen, and also advises a US-based sports agency. Other key clients include Marland Yarde, Bandai UK Limited, Marshfield Farm Ice Cream Limited, CityWest Homes Limited and M+W Group.

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South West: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)


Within: Sport

Clarke Willmott LLP has ‘first-class expertise’ and ‘excellent service with response times that are second to none’. Highlights include acting for long term client Bristol Rugby, attending all player interviews conducted by the Rugby Football Union around allegations of match-fixing, the allegations were found to be baseless. ‘OutstandingKevin Jones heads the team, he has ‘commercial strength’ and specialises in employment law, representing several rugby, football and cricket clubs as well as leading sports men and women. Tim Copplestone also focuses on sports-related employment law, he is ‘quick to reply, diligent and extremely helpful’. The team provides a service that is ‘excellent, commercial and value for money’. Other clients include Somerset County Cricket Club and Wasserman Media Group.

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