Matthew Lewis > Squire Patton Boggs > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

Squire Patton Boggs
6 WELLINGTON PLACE
LEEDS
LS1 4AP
England
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Work Department

Labour & Employment

Position

Partner

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Employment > Employment: Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire

The ‘excellent team’ at Squire Patton Boggs is regularly instructed on whistleblowing cases and investigations, with strengths in various industries including technology, healthcare and life sciences, and manufacturing. It is also particularly adept at handling issues in the retail sector; practice head Matthew Lewis often advises on industrial disputes, including strike actions, within this area. Andrew Stones and director Gemma Finlayson handle board level changes and senior executive issues while Louise Martin frequently appears before the Employment Appeal Tribunal. Senior associate David Harford-Jeffrey is also recommended.

London > Industry focus > Retail and consumer

Squire Patton Boggs acts for a range of well-known retailers including Holland & Barrett, Charlotte Tilbury, Claire’s Accessories and Selfridges, and is sought out for its expertise in employment matters, high-value IT projects, real estate work and restructuring issues. Matthew Lewis and Carlton Daniel jointly lead the practice. Lewis is well regarded for his employment expertise and often handles matters concerning pay negotiations and strike action. Daniel’s practice focuses on contentious and non-contentious IP matters; he is also the co-lead of the firm’s advertising, media and brands industry group.