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Stronachs LLP

28 ALBYN PLACE, ABERDEEN, AB10 1YL, SCOTLAND
Tel:
Work 01224 845845
Fax:
Fax 01224 845800
DX:
AB41
Email:
Web:
https://www.stronachs.com
Aberdeen, Inverness

Anya Duncan

Tel:
Work 01224 845907
Email:
Web:
www.stronachs.com
Stronachs LLP

Work Department

Employment

Position

Partner in the Employment Team with more than 15 years’ experience of advising on contentious and non-contentious employment law issues, as well as providing support in corporate transactions.  Anya has experience in acting for a diverse client base ranging from small niche businesses to large corporate entities across a range of sectors including the oil and gas industry, agriculture, automotive, construction, hospitality, manufacturing, IT and professional services.  Anya is also a member of the working parties on off payroll working and tax simplification for self employed.

Career

Trained Raeburn Christie Clark & Wallace, Aberdeen; qualified 2005, associate 2009, partner 2013. Joined Stronachs LLP August 2015 as a partner.  Dual qualified in Scots and English law.  Notary Public.

Languages

English

Member

Law Society of Scotland; Employment Lawyers' Association

Education

Peterhead Academy; University of Aberdeen (2002 LLB (Hons) with Option in Accountancy); 2003 Diploma in Legal Practice

Leisure

Gym, snowboarding, cycling


Scotland: Human resources

Employment

Within: Employment

Stronachs LLP’s Aberdeen-based team specialises in employment work that relates to the oil and gas industry. ‘One of the most knowledgeable employment lawyers in Scotland’, Eric Gilligan leads the team – with particular experience handling employment tribunals, in addition to complex employee relations issues in connection with industrial disputes. With ‘extensive experience on the corporate side’, David Chalmers focuses on non-contentious HR advice, compliance and pensions-related issues. ‘A very capable all-round partner’, Anya Duncan, has acted in a number of TUPE transactions, including for companies subject to insolvency proceedings. The group successfully defended Oil States Industries against a conjoined breach of contract action raised by three claimants in connection with allowances claimed to have been payable. It is also advising Walkers Shortbread on the organisation’s approach to GDPR and its HR impact.

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