Richard White > Royds Withy King > Bath, England > Lawyer Profile

Royds Withy King
MIDLAND BRIDGE HOUSE
MIDLAND BRIDGE ROAD
BATH
BA2 3FP
England

Work Department

Employment.

Position

Specialising in all aspects of employment law for businesses and individuals, Richard has a strong employer client base and regularly advises on discrimination issues, complex redundancies, re-organisations and business transfers. He often gives seminars and training sessions on a range of topical employment issues which clients acknowledge as being “interesting and beneficial”.

Examples of Richard’s recent work includes:

  • Settling a complex unfair dismissal and whistleblowing claim on favourable terms for the employer
  • Advising on the purchase of a business out of administration including complex TUPE and insolvency issues
  • Successfully defending a high value disability discrimination claim
  • Advising on a restructuring and large scale redundancy process resulting in no claims being made against the employer.

Career

Trained at Withy King; qualified in 2002; partner 2010.

Memberships

Employment Lawyers Association; Affiliate of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

Education

University of the West of England, Bristol (1998 LLB (Hons); 1999 Legal Practice Course).

Leisure

Cricket, golf, football.

Lawyer Rankings

South West > Human resources > Employment: M4 Corridor and Gloucestershire

Royds Withy King specialises in representing business owners and HR professionals in all areas of employment law, including TUPE, tribunal disputes, dismissals and recruitment advice. Bath-based Richard White is the key name in the practice.