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Eversheds Sutherland

3 MELVILLE STREET, EDINBURGH, EH3 7PE, SCOTLAND
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Work 01314 768 370
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Fax 01314 768 371
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Scotland: Human resources

Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 5

Eversheds Sutherland

Eversheds Sutherland is particularly active in contentious employment work, defending employers against various claims before the Employment Tribunal, and conducting internal investigations, but the team led by Dawn Dickson also provides corporate support work and advises on GDPR and remuneration matters, including gender pay gap issues.

Practice head(s):Dawn Dickson

Key Clients

Scottish Autism

Construction Industry Training Board (CITB)

Jabil Circuit

Virgin Money

Shin-Etsu Handotai (Europe)

PSP Media Group

Mansfield Estates (Scone Palace)

Turkish Airlines

Saipem

Work highlights

  • Advised Scottish Autism on GDPR matters.
  • Defending a major bank against various claims brought before the Employment Tribunal.
  • Successfully defended a claim of unfair constructive dismissal and breach of contract involving a higher earner and former employee of Carpetright’s business.
  • Assisted Rowan Alba with a national minimum wage audit.
  • Represented Scottish Autism in nine separate claims for holiday pay, successfully securing the withdrawal of five of these claims and negotiating a global settlement for the client of less than £1,500.

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Scotland: Real estate

Commercial property: Edinburgh and Glasgow
Commercial property: Edinburgh and Glasgow - ranked: tier 4

Eversheds Sutherland

The real estate group at Eversheds Sutherland specialises in major institutional and inward investment mandates, development transactions and significant real estate finance deals. The team also has a strong track record in leasing and portfolio management work. Principal associate Steven Dick heads up the real estate finance practice and senior associate Dixcee Fast heads up the core real estate team.

Practice head(s):Steven Dick; Dixcee Fast

Other key lawyers:Hazel Tait

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