Rebecca Ireland > gunnercooke LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

gunnercooke LLP

Work Department

Employment Law




Rebecca is a highly experienced employment lawyer, as well as a qualified workplace and employment mediator. Therefore, she has extensive technical and commercial expertise, having handled many complex and sensitive matters regarding all aspects of employment law. Rebecca is listed as a Recommended Lawyer in the Legal 500 2022.

Rebecca acts primarily for employers, across a diverse range of business sectors.  However, she also advises senior executives and directors, which gives her the advantage of handling issues from both perspectives. She provides clients with practical solutions, which satisfy the legal requirements and commercial drivers.  She is also mindful of the emotional impact on the employment relationship when conflict arises.  She works closely with her employer clients on an ongoing basis, allowing her to understand their businesses, proactively advise on the impact of new laws and deliver appropriate training and coaching to the Human Resources team. Rebecca is commended for her user-friendly, down to earth, approach.


Previous Law Firms

  • Blake Morgan LLP, Partner
  • Morgan Cole, Partner
  • Clarkslegal LLP, Partner


  • College of Law Guilford, Law Society Finals — Honours, Law
  • University of Bristol — LLB, Law

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Employment > Employment: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Rebecca Ireland heads the gunnercooke LLP employment department in the Thames Valley, where she employs her broad practice in both non-contentious matters and litigation, advises senior executives, and assists with corporate transactions.