Position: Solicitor, Employment
Phone: 01772 220 224
Laura trained with the firm and qualified into the Employment department in September 2017.
Laura has experience in the handling of both contentious and non-contentious employment issues and acts for both public and private sector clients providing practical advice on a variety of employment issues including disciplinary processes, grievances and capability procedures ensuring that clients are able to deal with matters confidently and effectively.
She also has experience of Tribunal litigation in relation to discrimination and unfair dismissal claims.
Laura has experience in working with a number of educational establishments on a range of employment issues including the provision of advice in response to complex industrial action. In addition, Laura is a key client contact for our Education clients and regularly provides solution focused advice on all day-to-day queries and complex matters.
15 May 2018
Employment & HR
Capita Customer Management Ltd v Ali UKEAT/0161/17/BA
We find that the Forbes team take a pragmatic and supportive approach and enjoy working with their team.
Kepak Convenience Foods
We approached Forbes Solicitors on a recommendation because as a small independent organisation we needed clear guidance and backing on HR matters.
Piccadilly Garden & Support Service
The Forbes team were fantastic, the work and effort they put in was impressive and I was made to feel at ease throughout the proceedings. I can not thank the Forbes team enough
Without doubt Jonathan Holden is like a security blanket. He understands that schools need to act in the best interest of school as a whole
Brenda P Allen
Jennifer was great and worked beyond the call of duty. No faults.
I will keep promoting you and your services because I'm fully committed to the quality of your work and the impact that it has in school.
Ashton Community Science College
Amy Stokes was more than helpful throughout the whole process - Thank you Amy.
Forbes are proactive in relation to changes in legislation and keep me informed via regular seminars, updates and bulletins.
Business Support Manager
Birchall Catering Supplies Ltd
I have always found everyone at Forbes to be approachable, helpful and professional, and would have no hesitation in recommending them to any other business
E A Foulds Limited
May I say how much the employment team at Forbes have helped Samlesbury Hall with staff issues over the past ten years.
...we have found Forbes to be an excellent team of people to work with, fully understanding our needs and goals.
Apeks Marine Equipment Ltd.