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Mills & Reeve LLP

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David is the national lead of the employment team and also leads the work for private sector clients and international clients. David has a broad experience in both contentious and non-contentious work and has particular experience in working for hi-tech/bio-tech companies and a particular interest in advising on all aspects of discrimination.


Trainee solicitor Mills & Reeve 1993-95; solicitor 1995-2000; associate 2000-01; partner 2001.


French and German.


Employment Lawyers Association.


Marling Grammar School, Gloucestershire; Surrey University (1992 BSc Hons French, German, Law).


Lawn tennis, golf, gym, food and drink.

Lawyer Rankings

East Anglia > Employment > Employment

(Leading individuals)

David MillsMills & Reeve LLP

Mills & Reeve LLP in Cambridge is ‘knowledgeable, responsive, pragmatic and provides clear advice which is simple to understand‘. The firm handles complex contentious matters, as well as providing day-to-day advice on HR matters to large domestic and international corporates. David Mills is head of the firm’s national employment practice and he also leads the private sector group. Nicola Brown, who is ‘highly professional but firmly rooted in the real world‘, leads on employment matters for national higher education clients and charities, while Stuart Craig is the key partner for health sector clients in the East of England and London. Senior associate Lindsey Hill is recommended for contentious matters including discrimination and equality claims. In Norwich, James Kidd leads the employment, pensions and immigration team.

West Midlands > Employment > Employment

Mills & Reeve LLP acts for a large number of high-profile clients across the private and public sectors and has a strong track record of work on many complex corporate deals and projects. It has a large health sector employment team. David Mills heads the department. Jog Hundle has a strong reputation for her work in the health and care sectors. Nick Abbott is highly regarded for his expertise in the universities/higher education sectors as well as further education and multi-academy trusts. Richard Santy is recommended for his experience in the commercial and sports arena and conducts his own advocacy in the employment tribunal. Richard Barker was promoted to the partnership.