Ms Louise Hall > WALKERS > St Peter Port, Guernsey > Lawyer Profile

WALKERS
12-14 NEW STREET
ST PETER PORT
GY1 2PF
Guernsey

Work Department

Employment

Position

Louise is a founding partner of AO Hall, the predecessor firm of Walkers (Guernsey) LLP and is head of the firm’s Guernsey Employment practice. Louise specialises in all aspects of employment law and has substantial experience in advising clients from all business sectors (predominantly financial services) on staff and employment issues including unfair dismissal claims, drafting employment contracts, policies and procedures, changes to terms and conditions of employment, grievance and disciplinary issues, discrimination, misconduct and capability issues, managing sickness absence, redundancy, senior executive contracts and termination, compromise agreements, housing and right to work issues and employment law aspects of pension changes.

Career

Prior to joining Walkers, Louise founded AO Hall LLP having previously been a Partner at a leading offshore firm in Guernsey. Before moving offshore in 1990, Louise practised with Baker & McKenzie in London and was articled at Slaughter & May, also in London.

Languages

English

Memberships

Louise is a member of the Employment Lawyers’ Association (UK).
She is a Governor of Guernsey’s College of Further Education.

Education

Admitted in:
Guernsey
England and Wales (not practising)

Qualifications:
Bachelor of Science, UMIST

Lawyer Rankings

Guernsey > Employment

(Hall of Fame)

Louise HallWalkers Cayman

WALKERS’ employer-oriented practice now counts three dedicated employment law professionals owing to the addition of equality and discrimination law counsel Sarah Ash. The team’s client base comprises a mix of local employers and international institutions including banks, multinationals and trust companies, with common mandates including unfair dismissal disputes, bonus scheme and contract reviews, senior-level departures, discrimination and misconduct claims and compromise agreements. Practice head Louise Hall often works with the corporate department to provide employment advice on M&A transactions.