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Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

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Mark Fletcher

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Eversheds Sutherland

Work Department

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.



Senior Partner

East Midlands: Human resources


Within: Employment

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP’s client base includes FTSE100, FTSE250 and Fortune 500 companies, other major national and foreign corporates in technology, financial services, engineering, retail and energy sectors, and public sector organisations. The team assists employers with non-contentious work and tribunal cases, and also handles employee claims. Cross-border support for international companies and business immigration advice are other areas of focus. Mark Fletcher provides ongoing advice to Celesio and assisted the client with the TUPE transfer of 3,000 new employees following the acquisition of Sainsbury’s pharmacies. He also managed a number of senior employee departures and the recruitment of 150 new employees for Capital One. A team – including senior associates Emily Hasted and Vanessa Challenger – is advising Computershare Mortgage Services on an employee transfer. In other work, Nicola Bennison led a team acting for West Nottinghamshire College regarding structural and strategic employment matters, such as TUPE, equal pay regulation and related pensions advice. Associates Clare Ward, who specialises in trade union law, and Mark Pipkin are also recommended. Specsavers, XPO Logistics and Brakes are new client wins.

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