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

Headed up by Sarah Ingles-Carlyle from the London office, Dentons‘ immigration practice excels at providing business immigration advice for major corporate clients. Based in the Milton Keynes office and recently promoted to counsel, Verity Buckingham is a key contact, with significant expertise in applications for and administration of sponsor licences, including in relation to restructures, mergers and acquisitions. The firm is also active in the Home Office Business User Forum.

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

(Rising stars)

Verity BuckinghamDentons

The employment team at Dentons is well known in the local market in Milton Keynes in addition to its broader reputation.  The team advises on a range of matters from employment tribunal claims to day-to-day matters and has a roster of big-name clients including HSBC, TUI and Virgin Group. The practice operates across several sectors including retail, transport, technology and telecommunications. Practice head Sarah Beeby is experienced in restructuring while Michelle Lamb is specialised in whistleblowing and discrimination cases. Verity Buckingham handles contentious employment matters.