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Polly Rodway

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Brahams Dutt Badrick French LLP

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Senior Associate


Polly acts for senior executives on enterng and exiting corporates, as well as on disputes and processes throughout employment such as redundancy, disciplinary and grievances.  She represents Claimants in Employment Tribunal and High Court litigation, including in claims for bonuses, discrimination (including issues arising during and on return from maternity leave) dismissal and whistleblowing disputes.  

Polly also advises SME corporates on employment-related issues, contracts and policies, with particular expertise in the financial services, insurance and media sectors.  

Polly regularly provides training to corporates on HR matters.


Member of the Employment Lawyers Association.


Trained and qualified at RPC (2007-2013) and joined BDBF in June 2013.


Travel, literature, cheese and wine.

London: Human resources

Employment: employers and senior executives

Within: Employment: employers and senior executives

As 'one of the leading claimant firms in the market', Brahams Dutt Badrick French LLP is 'completely committed to getting the best outcomes for its clients' and is 'a well-established and competitive boutique player in the market'. Managing partner Gareth Brahams is 'both an excellent lawyer and a brilliant tactician' and 'the right man to have on your side and the wrong man to be against'; he recently represented an individual in a high-value whistleblowing claim. Clients also praise the 'impressive and committed' Arpita Dutt; 'great strategist' and financial services sector specialist Alistair French; Ruth Gamble, who is 'an absolute rock-solid choice for complex employment disputes'; the 'tenacious' Polly Rodway; the 'commercially minded' Nick Wilcox; and Cerys Williams, who 'strongly protects her client's interests'. Associate Samantha Prosser is also singled out as 'a rising star that is a real credit to the firm'.

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