Mr Orlando Holloway > 42 Bedford Row > London, England > Lawyer Profile

42 Bedford Row
42 Bedford Row
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Work Department

Employment Team


Orlando was called to the Bar in 2004. Since becoming a tenant at 42 Bedford Row in 2005 Orlando’s main area of practice have been Employment and Personal Injury/Clinical Negligence. 

Orlando is a contributor to Westlaw Insight and gives seminars and training on Personal Injury and Employment Issues on a regular basis.


Orlando acts for both Claimants and Respondents in all areas of employment law representing a wide range of clients including individuals, charities, local authorities, FTSE 100 companies, international banks, Transport for London and the NHS.

Orlando has a particular interest in employment disputes arising in a sporting context, and has been instructed in a number of cases involving Premier League football clubs.

He undertakes the whole spectrum of litigation in the Employment Tribunal and the
Employment Appeals Tribunal, from PHRs and CMDs to multi-week trials and appeals. Orlando also has extensive experience of judicial mediation in the employment tribunal.


Exeter University LLB

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Employment

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 4

Orlando Holloway42 Bedford RowAn outstanding junior who is excellent with clients.

Regularly appearing in Employment Tribunals, the Employment Appeal Tribunal, and the High Court, 42 Bedford Row ‘has a solid employment practice which offers strength in depth‘. Jude Shepherd heads the set’s employment team, which fields Orlando Holloway, who represented the respondents in various hearings (including a 10-day trial), which concerned claims of discrimination, whistleblowing, trade union detriment, and constructive unfair dismissal. Michael Salter has joined the set from the now-closed Ely Place Chambers.