Deborah Margolis > GQ | LITTLER > London, England > Lawyer Profile

GQ | LITTLER
21 IRONMONGER LANE
LONDON
EC2V 8EY
England

Work Department

GQ|Littler is the leading employment law firm for employers in the UK and Ireland. We offer risk-based advice and litigation services on employment, immigration, employee tax and incentives issues. We work globally as part of Littler, the world’s largest employment law firm with over 1,600 lawyers in 100 offices worldwide. Being part of Littler enables the firm to seamlessly provide high-quality advice and support across a wide range of international markets and benefit from cutting-edge technology, research and knowledge management resources.

Position

Deborah specialises in employment and data protection law, having trained at Camfords LLP and prior to that having gained significant experience in the employment department of Clyde & Co LLP. During her training contract, Deborah was seconded to the pensions department of a City firm and the in-house legal department at Channel 5. More recently, Deborah was seconded to one of GQ|Littler’s clients for six months to manage their GDPR compliance project.

Deborah practises both contentious and non-contentious employment law for businesses, advising clients on a wide of range of matters, from employee relations matters to terminations and large-scale projects, often with an international element. Deborah has a particular interest and expertise in data protection and is one of the firm’s subject matter experts.

Deborah has significant contentious experience and has worked on a number of complex tribunal and EAT claims as well as High Court litigation.

Career

Deborah joined the firm in January 2016 as an associate following GQ|Littler’s acquisition of Camfords LLP, an employment law boutique.

Languages

English.

Memberships

Employment Lawyers Association.

Education

2010 – 2011: College of Law, LPC                                                                                                              2009 – 2010: Queen Mary (University of London), Intellectual Property Law                                           2006 – 2009: University of Cambridge (Girton College), MA (Cantab), Law

Leisure

Travel and cooking.