Verity Buckingham > Dentons > Milton Keynes, England > Lawyer Profile

Dentons
THE PINNACLE
170 MIDSUMMER BOULEVARD
MILTON KEYNES
MK9 2HR
England

Position

Verity is a senior member of the People, Reward and Mobility team and is experienced in all aspects of employment law and corporate immigration matters. She deals mostly with corporate clients advising on contentious and non-contentious employment matters. Verity’s contentious practice includes defending claims in the Employment Tribunal and experience of Employment Appeal Tribunal litigation. She defends claims in relation to unfair dismissal, wrongful dismissal, discrimination, equal pay and whistleblowing. She also advises individuals at a senior level on negotiating exits. Verity’s non-contentious work includes reviewing and drafting all forms of employment documentation, including employment contracts, executive service agreements and employee handbooks consisting of extensive policies and procedures. She also advises on employment matters, on share and business acquisitions, and disposals. Verity’s immigration work extends to all aspects of global employee mobility for corporate clients. She advises on applications to join the Register of Sponsors, Leave to Remain and Leave to Enter and Entry Clearance applications, various settlement applications, British citizenship applications, and appeals to the First Tier Tribunal. Verity contributes employment and immigration insights to the People, Reward and Mobility blog found at ukemploymenthub.com.

Education

The College of Law, 1998, LPC

Anglia University, 1997, LLB, (Hons) Law

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Employment > Immigration

(Rising stars)

Verity BuckinghamDentons

Dentons is well known for advising employers in relation to the EU settlement scheme and visa arrangements in light of Brexit. It is also recognised for supporting companies with issues arising as a result of the pandemic, including the retention and recruitment of foreign staff. Senior associate Verity Buckingham handles various immigration and global mobility matters for corporate clients, illustrated by the fact she holds Level 1 User status on many sponsor management systems. Associate Rhona Azir is noted for her expertise in business and personal immigration arrangements.

South East > Employment > Employment: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

(Rising stars)

Verity BuckinghamDentons

The Milton Keynes employment team at Dentons advises clients in the retail, transport, telecommunications and media sectors on a broad range of matters including cross-border international issues, employment tribunal claims and day-to-day HR matters. Practice leader Sarah Beeby has considerable experience in complex redundancy and restructuring exercises, TUPE transfers, as well as handling the employment aspects of large-scale corporate transactions. Michelle Lamb covers a spectrum of both contentious and non-contentious matters, with particular expertise in multi-jurisdictional outsourcing and transactional work. Verity Buckingham deals with contentious employment disputes and regularly advises key clients on HR matters.