Peter Jones > Browne Jacobson LLP > Nottingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Browne Jacobson LLP
MOWBRAY HOUSE
CASTLE MEADOW ROAD
NOTTINGHAM
NG2 1BJ
England

Work Department

Employment.

Position

Peter is a partner in our team and heads our national employment practice. He has over 29 years’ experience in all aspects of employment law including contentious and non-contentious issues. He advises on a wide range of employment related subjects. He acts for many high profile organisations in both the public and private sector. He leads the insurance employment claims handling team and HR team.

Peter assists with risk assessment associated with employment related situations and the management of such risk, including:

• advising on procedures leading to termination of employment including disciplinary matters and settlement agreements;
• advising on grievances and their consequences;
• dealing with claims relating to redundancy, discrimination, unfair and wrongful dismissal and other contentious employment matters;
• dealing with circumstances (including disputes and industrial action) involving trade unions and other employee representatives;
• providing training to clients in relation to employment related topics; and
• regularly advising on all non-contentious employment issues such as TUPE and the drafting and implementation of contracts and other related documentation.

Career

Qualified 1990; partner Browne Jacobson LLP 2005. Regular contributor to employment seminars, workshops and other training sessions.

Memberships

Employment Lawyers Association.

Education

College of Law, Guildford.

Leisure

Sport and history.

Lawyer Rankings

East Midlands > TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Sport

Browne Jacobson LLP has strong expertise in sport, with a particular strength in motor sports. The team represents sporting organisations and has experience of both professional and amateur sports. Notable highlights for the firm included successfully defending Wolverhampton Wanderers against a copyright infringement claim. The main contact in Nottingham is Peter Jones, who has a strong background in sport-related employment matters.

East Midlands > Employment > Employment

Browne Jacobson LLP has an experienced employment law practice that acts for both public and private sector clients in the commercial, education, public, health and insurance industries. The team works closely with HR departments and frequently holds training seminars and presentations to prevent future disputes. The team, which is led by Peter Jones, focuses on a broad range of matters, including TUPE, termination of contracts, disputes and strike actions involving trade unions.