Paul Chamberlain > JMW Solicitors LLP > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

JMW Solicitors LLP
1 BYROM PLACE
SPINNINGFIELDS
MANCHESTER
M3 3HG
England

Work Department

Employment

Position

Partner and Head of Department and brings with him nearly 30 years’ employment law experience.

He has a particular interest (and nationally-recognised expertise) in the law relating to the recruitment industry, advising and providing training on employment status issues, the Agency Workers’ Regulations, GLAA matters, the Working Time Regulations, TUPE and industry-specific regulatory compliance matters. He also acts for senior executives.

Career

Walker Morris 1992-1997; Lopian Wagner 1997-2001; Brabners 2001-2019; JMW 2019 – Present

Languages

French (basic)

Memberships

Employment Lawyers’ Association

Education

Byrchall High School, Wigan College of Technology, University of Leicester, College of Law

Leisure

Classical singing, playing the piano and organ and Musical Director of a local choir

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Employment > Employment

JMW Solicitors LLP advises on large-scale redundancies and reorganisations, TUPE, restrictive covenants, and high-value discrimination claims. Practice head Paul Chamberlain  is a key contact regarding regulatory compliance, while Simon Bloch is also experienced advising clients in recruitment compliance, as well as in restrictive covenant disputes and employment issues involving the use of social media. The team brought on newly qualified assistant solicitors Grace O’Driscoll and Zila Lwanda in July and September 2021. Ian Tranter  retired in December 2021, while Jennifer Smith departed in July 2021.