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Winckworth Sherwood LLP

MINERVA HOUSE, 5 MONTAGUE CLOSE, LONDON, SE1 9BB, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7593 5000
Fax:
Fax 020 7593 5099
DX:
156810 LONDON BRIDGE-6
Email:
Web:
www.wslaw.co.uk
London, Manchester, Oxford

Andrew Yule

Tel:
Work 020 7593 5089
Email:
Winckworth Sherwood LLP

Work Department

Employment.

Position

Partner: Andrew works with employer clients across a range of sectors, including financial services, technology, retail and education - providing pragmatic and prompt day-to-day advice on all aspects of the employment relationship. He also has a great deal of experience helping clients to avoid or to defuse disputes and- where necessary- successfully running complex litigation. He also acts for individuals, regularly in the financial services sector, in private equity and numerous FTSE 100 and 250 departmental heads and main board directors. Typically this includes advising on and negotiating all aspects of complex and high-value moves, terminations and disputes - at each stage carefully managing not only the financial terms, but also the more nuanced reputational aspects.

Career

Trained Withers LLP; qualified 2004; solicitor Withers LLP 2004-14; partner Winckworth Sherwood 2015-date.

Languages

Spanish.

Member

Law Society of England and Wales; Employment Lawyers Association.

Education

London School of Economics.


London: Human resources

Employment: employers and senior executives

Within: Employment: employers and senior executives

Winckworth Sherwood LLP's 'first-class' senior executive practice is 'by far and away one of the most professional, assertive and informed in the field' with 'guidance that is realistic and reasonable, deep technical knowledge and a genuine interest in getting the best outcome for the client'. The group is experienced in exit negotiations, whistleblowing issues and discrimination claims and also handles TUPE and restructurings, transactional issues and disputes for an expanding employer client roster. Jo Keddie, who is 'totally on the ball and able to apply the law in a practical and commercial way', leads the department, which also fields the 'highly knowledgeable' Susan Kelly, the 'brilliant' Andrew Yule and Anita Rai, who is 'very professional and has good insight into the processes of the law'. Bettina Bender, who 'picks up the key issues in cases very quickly', joined from CM Murray LLP in 2018.

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