Leaders in Employment Law
Sherrards is a leading specialist employment law firm, providing employment law advisory services, HR consultancy and employment related training from our offices in Sussex and at Heathrow.
Sherrards has five specialist employment lawyers, as well as a number of legal consultants, and is recommended by the Legal 500 and Chambers, the leading directories of the legal profession, as a provider of employment law advice.
The team at Sherrards is praised in Chambers for providing “a first-rate, seamless service, with strong, clear advice.” One client interviewed by Chambers said “With Sherrards, I feel confident and assured about taking a case forward.” Another said “The team comes across as approachable and gets back to me very promptly.”
The Legal 500 describes Sherrards as “extremely professional” and states that the team “always provides excellent advice.” They note that Harry Sherrard and Dan Soanes “always explain the legal terms without complexity” and that Victoria Bevis is “well regarded for her clarity of explanation, patience, tenacity and professional manner.”
Sherrards’ national client base includes organisations in the private, public, and voluntary sectors.
Sherrards provides practical and creative solutions to employment law problems. Our approach is no-nonsense, business-minded and jargon-free. We help you to get to the root of the problem and deal with it effectively – and legally!
New employment contract rules – April 2020
In line with the Employment Rights Act 1996, employers have a legal obligation to provide a written statement of particulars to employees within two months of commencing employment. From 6th April 2020, organisations will be required to provide a written statement of particulars to both employees and workers from day one of their employment.Read More
What they say
"The annual seminars I attend are always informative and engaging. I would highly recommended them."
"The seminars are current, relevant, informative and, excellent!!"
"Employment Headaches always hits the right note, a very interesting workshop."
"The training we receive always balances the right content with the key issues we need to get to grips with and present them in a very structured and effective way."
"Sherrards provides "commercially driven and practical" advice and has an "impressive international reach.""
"With Sherrards, I feel confident and assured about taking a case forward."
"Sherrards deliver straightforward seminars with practical and workable advice."
"Excellent, entertaining and informative training. A really useful day."
"The team at Sherrards comes across as approachable and always gets back to me very promptly."
"Clients describe Sherrards as “top-class” and state that “Harry Sherrard and Dan Soanes attract praise for their “brilliant commercial judgment” and “amazing attention to detail"."
"The training we received gave us a comprehensive and up to date overview of current employment law hot topics."
"Thanks to the team at Sherrards for the way our case was conducted, enabling another victory. Dan Soanes was effective, shrewd and dignified and gave excellent support to all of our witnesses throughout the case. "