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Aaron & Partners LLP

5-7 GROSVENOR COURT, FOREGATE STREET, CHESTER, CH1 1HG, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01244 405555
DX:
19990 CHESTER
Email:
Web:
https://www.aaronandpartners.com

Helen Watson

Tel:
Work 01244 405565
Email:
Aaron & Partners LLP

Work Department

Employment Law

Position

Partner & Head of Employment Law

Career

Helen has extensive experience in all aspects of employment law, both contentious and non-contentious, including negotiating and drafting, TUPE disputes and large scale redundancies, trade union disputes, discrimination and harassment cases, and Employment Tribunal representation. Helen undertakes all of her own advocacy at tribunals and gained higher rights of audience in 2005.

Education

Helen studied criminology and French at Keele Univeristy, before attending Chester College of Law. She also has a Masters degree in industrial relations and employment law.

She is currently studying for a PhD in employment law, with a particular focus on equality legislation and discrimination law.


North West: Human resources

Employment

Within: Employment

Aaron & Partners LLP's team has been advising Zip World on various employment matters. Other key clients include Sovini, Txtlocal and North of England Zoological Society as well as Stagwell Media (NRG) UK. Helen Watson heads the team and is praised for her ‘prompt responses and for her depth of knowledge’. Watson regularly advises clients in both the private and public sectors on contentious and non-contentious matters and has Higher Rights of Audience. Associate Adam Haines is ‘assertive and is particularly strong on contentious matters’ and is experienced at conducting employment tribunal claims. Haines has wide ranging sector expertise covering financial, retail, facilities management and hospitality.

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