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Clyde & Co LLP

144 WEST GEORGE STREET, GLASGOW, G2 2HG, SCOTLAND
Tel:
Work 0141 248 2666
Fax:
Fax 0141 248 9590
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GW377 GLASGOW
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www.clydeco.com
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Clyde & Co LLP, Robert King, Glasgow, SCOTLAND

Robert King

Tel:
Work 0141 353 8694
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Clyde & Co LLP

Position

Robert, a partner in our employment team, is dual qualified as a solicitor in Scotland and in England and Wales and was admitted as a solicitor advocate with rights of audience in the higher courts in July 2013. Prior to joining Simpson & Marwick, Robert spent 14 years as BT’s legal adviser dealing with all its contentious matters in Scotland. During this time he developed a specialism in employment law; conducting numerous tribunal hearings throughout the UK in case involving unfair dismissal, discrimination, breach of contract and employment status as well as taking several cases to the EAT. Since leaving BT in 2006, Robert has concentrated solely on employment law and in 2009 he was accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in employment law. In 2015 Robert was also accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in discrimination law. Robert continues to specialise in contentious employment law matters and appears regularly in the Employment Tribunal.

Career

Qualified 1988; dual qualified as a solicitor in Scotland and England and Wales 1994; employment partner HBJ Gateley; in-house solicitor BT; joined Simpson & Marwick as partner 2011. Accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in employment law (2009); Solicitor advocate; notary public.

Member

Employment Law Group; Employment Lawyers Association; Law Society of Scotland; Scottish Discrimination Law Association.

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