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Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
1 ROYAL STANDARD PLACE
NOTTINGHAM
NG1 6FZ
England
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Mark heads up our Nottingham office and is a partner in our Employment team. Mark re-joined Eversheds from Capital One Europe Plc, where he had worked as a Legal Director. As a Legal Director, Mark's role required him to instruct various law firms, including Eversheds.

Mark deals with a broad range of contentious and non-contentious work and specialises in restructuring and TUPE work, executive severances and handling high profile employment related litigation.

Mark has a particular expertise in the area of TUPE and is very experienced in advising in relation to the employment aspects of outsourcing projects as well as corporate and commercial transactions.

Mark has extensive experience of advising clients in the private sector, in particular within the retail, financial services and manufacturing sectors acting for such clients as Nationwide, Bradford & Bingley plc, Capital One (Europe) plc, Experian, Yum! (Kentucky Fried Chicken) Johnson Controls, Crown Packaging UK Plc, Carpetright plc and Radley.

Mark is named in both the Legal 500 and as a leader in his field in the Chambers Directory in which he is lauded for "his highly commercial, focused and approachable manner". Mark was nominated for "Employment Lawyer of the Year" in 2012 by both The Lawyer and Legal Business.

   

Position

Senior Partner

Lawyer Rankings

East Midlands > Employment > Employment

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Mark FletcherEversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

The client roster of Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP‘s employment practice includes an enviable selection of international corporate heavyweights and household names. The team, headed nationally by Audrey Elliott from the Birmingham office, acts for listed clients on their day-to-day matters and tribunal cases, and has a niche specialisation in the education sector. Mark Fletcher heads the Nottingham office; he gives ‘commercially astute’ advice to corporate clients and is praised for acting in the ‘commercial best interests’ of clients. ‘First class advocateMark Pipkin is noted for his tribunal work.

West Midlands > Employment > Employment

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP acts for a range of FTSE 100 companies as well as various public sector organisations. Other strengths lie in international and cross-border employment work with a strong US client base. It is also skilled at advising on labour, trade union and employee relations matters. Birmingham-based Audrey Elliott and Nottingham-based Mark Fletcher co-head the team.  Elliott specialises in acting for companies across the energy and utilities sectors. Hannah Wilkins has considerable expertise in the IT sector.  Wie-Men Ho is adept at handling multi-day complex and high profile discrimination claims across the UK. At a senior level there have been some changes; former Birmingham senior partner David Beswick has now retired and Nick Jew is now at Keystone Law.