Fiona Herrell > Brodies LLP > Aberdeen, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Brodies LLP
31-33 UNION GROVE
ABERDEEN
AB10 6SD
Scotland

Work Department

Employment

Position

Partner in the Employment department and heads up the firm’s employment offering in Aberdeen; an experienced employment law solicitor who acts on behalf of employers and senior executives and whose practice covers the full range of employment law issues, including complex disciplinary and grievance matters, redundancies and reorganisations, covenant enforceability, contractual variations and executive on-boarding/terminations; she regularly represents clients in the Employment Tribunal, manages large scale projects (including multi-jurisdiction exercises) and handles the employment aspects of corporate transactions including advising on the application of TUPE. Clients acted for include large employers in the Oil & Gas industry as well as financial institutions and large corporates.

Career

Trained Dundas & Wilson CS LLP; qualified in Scotland in 2007; moved to Dundas & Wilson’s London office immediately on qualification; qualified in England & Wales in 2008; Associate in 2010; Allen & Overy LLP 2011-2014; Senior Associate in 2013; Brodies 2014 to date; Managing Associate in 2016; speaker at the Employment Lawyers Association What’s New in Employment Law conference in 2013, 2014 and 2015; speaker at the Employment Lawyers Association annual conference in 2015.

Memberships

Employment Lawyers Association; Member of Scottish Steering Committee of Employment Lawyers Association; Scottish Lawyers in London

Education

Woodmill High School; University of Aberdeen (2004 LLB Hons (1st); 2005 Dip LP); qualified as solicitor in Scotland in 2007; qualified as solicitor in England & Wales in 2008.