Toni Lorenzo > Lewis Silkin LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Lewis Silkin LLP
5 CHANCERY LANE
CLIFFORD'S INN
LONDON
EC4A 1BL
England

Work Department

Employment, reward and immigration.

Position

Partner, Employment, Immigration and Reward and Head of the Employment Litigation Team. Specialising in employment law, Toni is a highly skilled and experienced litigator with an international practice and advises companies and LLPs on the protection of business interests, including confidential information, restrictive covenants and fiduciary duties, contested dismissals and high value Employment Tribunal claims including discrimination and whistle blowing claims. Toni is a CEDR accredited mediator and has acted as a mediator in a number of disputes. He has worked with many international clients and is heavily involved in Ius Laboris, the Global Alliance of Human Resources Lawyers.

Career

Trained Lewis Silkin; qualified 1995; partner 2001; CEDR-accredited mediator.

Languages

Spanish, Italian.

Memberships

Employment Lawyers Association; European Employment Lawyers Association; Ius Laboris;

London Litigation Group; Spanish Chamber of Commerce.

Education

Manchester University (1990 Spanish, Italian); College of Law, Guildford (1992 CPE; 1993 Finals).

Leisure

Football, cricket, running.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Human resources > Employment: employers

(Leading individuals)

Toni LorenzoLewis Silkin LLP

The market-leading team at Lewis Silkin LLP has strong expertise in all aspects of employment law, advising on the spectrum of issues from the gig economy to gender pay gap reporting, while also playing prominent roles in high-profile High Court disputes. The practice is particularly well-regarded for its development of innovative services to meet client needs, including its low cost fixed-fee HR support offering, rockhopper. Recent highlights include advising Deliveroo on the categorisation of their delivery staff as non-workers. Joint managing partner Richard Miskella heads the practice, which also has a strong track record of advising senior executives, and is home to a line-up of well-regarded partners including ‘all-time great’ Michael Burd, James Davies, ‘master tactician’ Toni Lorenzo, senior executives practice head Nicholas Hadaway , technology specialist Sean Dempsey  and Colin Leckey.

London > Human resources > Employment: senior executives

The market-leading team at Lewis Silkin LLP has strong expertise in all aspects of employment law, advising on the spectrum of issues from the gig economy to gender pay gap reporting, while also playing prominent roles in high-profile High Court disputes. The practice is particularly well-regarded for its development of innovative services to meet client needs, including its low cost fixed-fee HR support offering, rockhopper. Recent highlights include advising Deliveroo on the categorisation of their delivery staff as non-workers. Joint managing partner Richard Miskella heads the practice, which also has a strong track record of advising senior executives, and is home to a line-up of well-regarded partners including ‘all-time great’ Michael Burd, James Davies, ‘master tactician’ Toni Lorenzo, senior executives practice head Nicholas Hadaway and Colin Leckey.