Steve Esmond > gunnercooke LLP > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

gunnercooke LLP
53 KING STREET
MANCHESTER
M2 4LQ
England

Work Department

Employment

Position

Partner

Career

Steve is a seasoned, highly skilled employment lawyer with over 15 years’ experience in all aspects of contentious and non-contentious matters. He is a tactician in his approach to tribunal litigation; he provides a rounded strategy to deliver results. He is a vastly experienced tribunal advocate and also acts in High Court employment related actions including breaches of restrictive covenants and the protection of trade secrets and confidential information. Steve gives commercial advice in plain English with a focus on achieving his client’s goals swiftly and effectively. He has a wealth of experience advising in redundancy situations and the full range of HR issues including discipline and grievance, sickness absence and performance management. Steve also brings a common sense approach to the advice he gives on the employment aspects and TUPE issues arising out of mergers, acquisitions, outsourcing and real estate transactions.

Memberships

Previous Law Firms

  • Muckle LLP
  • Hammonds (now part of Squire Sanders)
  • Shoosmiths
  • Nabarro LLP

Education

  • University of East Anglia — Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
  • University of Nottingham Law School — Legal Practice Course
  • Admission as a Solicitor in England and Wales in 1998
  • CEDR accredited mediator