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Herrington Carmichael LLP

27 BROAD STREET, WOKINGHAM, RG40 1AU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0118 977 4045
Fax:
Fax 0118 977 4560
DX:
33501 WOKINGHAM
Email:
Web:
https://www.herrington-carmichael.com
Camberley, London, Wokingham

Alistair McArthur

Tel:
Work 0118 989 8158
Email:
Web:
www.herrington-carmichael.com
Herrington Carmichael LLP

Work Department

Employment

Position

Alistair is an experienced employment lawyer with particular expertise in advising on and dealing with recruitment practices, terms and conditions of employment, discrimination and harassment, termination of contracts and dismissals, the enforcement of post-termination obligations, transfer of undertakings on acquisition and disposal of businesses, restructuring and redundancies.

With a history of acting for banks, financial institutions, manufacturers, retailers as well as companies in the hospitality, logistics and technology sectors, Alistair is accomplished at providing commercial and pragmatic advice to leading blue chip organisations.

Alistair is commercially astute, with an aptitude for negotiation. He takes on work with enthusiasm and a desire to succeed in all matters. This is, however, with the care to ensure he understands his client's aims and problems at the outset so that strategies can be developed to obtain the best outcome possible.

Alistair is responsible for leading the Employment Department as it continues to provide high quality and effective advice and assistance to both employers and employees alike.

Career

Trained Lamport Bassitt, Southampton; qualified 2004; senior associate solicitor Doyle Clayton Solicitors 2006-2014; partner and head of employment Herrington Carmichael LLP 2014 to date.

Member

Employment Lawyers Association.

Education

Court Moor School, Fleet, Hampshire; The 6th Form College, Farnborough, Hampshire; Southampton University (LLB Hons); The College of Law, Guildford.

Leisure

Outside of work, Alistair is married with a young family, enjoys sporting activities and reading.


South East: Human resources

Employment: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Within: Leading individuals

Alistair McArthur - Herrington Carmichael LLP

Within: Employment: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Herrington Carmichael LLP provides ‘an excellent, timely and professional service at all times’, with ‘exceptionally fast response times without any compromise on quality of advice and professionalism of service’. Highlights included bringing a high-profile claim against the defunct firm King & Wood Mallesons on behalf of over 200 employees, as well as defending a financial services client against an Employment Tribunal claim worth around £10m and advising a laundry company on the reorganisation of its business. Practice head Alistair McArthur is widely lauded, with reviewers recommending him as an ‘exceptionally bright and discerning lawyer’, ‘commercially savvy and decisive’, ‘always making himself available’ and ‘possessing strong business acumen’. Other key individuals for the team are senior solicitors Katie Harris and Katherine Clay and 'efficient and responsive' solicitor Robert Frampton .

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