Dan, a Director of Sherrards, is a very experienced employment law specialist solicitor. He has represented the firm’s clients at many Employment Tribunals around the UK, and provides advice on a wide range of employment issues. Dan is noted for his incisive but practical approach to employment law issues.
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Dan’s style in tribunals has been described as “effective, shrewd and dignified” and his wealth of experience in that environment, as well as his down to earth approach, mean he is able to put clients and witnesses at ease.
He regularly conducts in-house training to clients across the UK on employment law topics and also runs detailed 1:1 training sessions with senior managers and executives. An accomplished piano and keyboard player, Dan plays with bands and choirs around Sussex and is a keen cyclist.
What they say
"Sherrards provides "commercially driven and practical" advice and has an "impressive international reach.""
"The annual seminars from Sherrards are always informative and engaging, I would highly recommended them."
"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. "
"We have worked with Sherrards for many years across all areas of our business. The team has supported us on a vast range of matters including disciplinaries and reorganisations and the level of support we receive is always first class."
"Sherrards deliver straightforward seminars with practical and workable advice."
"Excellent, entertaining and informative training. A really useful day."
"We have been using Sherrards for employment law advice in the UK for a number of years. Their legal guidance is concise, and they are always prepared to listen and work with us to provide pragmatic solutions. "
"The seminars are current, relevant, informative and, excellent!!"
"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"."
"With Sherrards, I feel confident and assured about taking a case forward."
"We have partnered with Sherrards for some time now and the advice we get from the team is always clear, well positioned and pragmatic. Sherrards take the time to understand our business, and we get a better outcome as a result."