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Arthur Cox Belfast

VICTORIA HOUSE, GLOUCESTER STREET, BELFAST, BT1 4LS, NORTHERN IRELAND
Tel:
Work 028 9023 0007
Fax:
Fax 028 9023 3464
DX:
2012 NR BELFAST-2
Email:
Web:
www.arthurcox.com
Belfast, Dublin, London, Mountain View, New York

Emma-Jane Flannery

Tel:
Work 02890 23 0007
Email:
Arthur Cox

Work Department

Employment

Position

Partner

Career

Emma-Jane has twelve years’ experience dealing with both contentious and non-contentious matters and has particular expertise dealing with disciplinary and grievance matters and tribunal claims involving unfair dismissals, constructive dismissals and discrimination matters. Emma-Jane regularly speaks at seminars and a variety of employment law topics and also provides training for clients in this area.

Member

Employment Lawyers Group (NI), Employment Lawyers Association (GB). Joint author of Legal Island’s ‘First Tuesday’ email service

Education

Diplôme D’études Juridiques Français, 2000, Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, LL.B Common & Civil Law with French, 2001. Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (2004), Northern Ireland (2006)


Northern Ireland: Human resources

Employment

Within: Next generation lawyers

Emma-Jane Flannery - Arthur Cox Belfast

Within: Employment

Arthur Cox Belfast’s ‘highly professional, competent and reliable’ employment practice handles contentious and non-contentious employment matters for employers. Recent mandates for the team include advising Coca-Cola HBC NI in a number of disciplinary investigations into alleged breaches of conduct in the Republic of Ireland; acting for key client Bunzl, a distribution company, in a contentious matter pertaining to a redundancy exercise within its senior management team; and advising manufacturer Thompson Aero Seating on acquiring sponsorship licences to permit individuals from outside the jurisdiction to travel and work for the company. Litigation expert Rosemary Lundy  leads the team and is ‘always responsive and commercial in her advice; she understands the key issues very quickly’. In 2017, Lundy defended Firmus Energy before the Industrial Tribunal against allegations of sex discrimination. Emma-Jane Flannery is noted for her expertise in contentious matters and garners praise for her ‘excellent judgement coupled with strong analytical skills’. Other clients include Aer Lingus, which the firm advises on a range of employment issues, from industrial action to restructuring matters.

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