Employment Team of the Year – Scottish Legal Awards 2012 and the Law Awards of Scotland 2012
Bruce Caldow "has a very engaging, friendly personality but is also extremely professional and knowledgeable." and Lesley Murphy is a "fantastic employment lawyer," enthuse clients. These tributes are among those used by the likes of Legal 500 and Chambers UK in their independent assessments of our practice. Most recently, the team was awarded “Employment Team of the Year” at the Scottish Legal Awards 2012.
Our Employment team includes Law Society of Scotland accredited specialists, published authors and are regularly asked to speak on a variety of employment law topics. Harper Macleod's co-founder and Senior Partner Rod McKenzie is widely regarded as a top performer in this field: a former part-time Chairman of the Employment Tribunal and an accredited Law Society of Scotland specialist in employment law, he's listed in the Guide To The World's Leading Labour and Employment Lawyers.
Advice that makes business sense. We're not just lawyers, we're business people. That's why we take pride in giving advice on employment transactions and contracts which is down-to-earth, practical and makes complete business sense. So, when we approach all your Human Resource issues - your policies, procedures, contracts, transfers or disputes - we're doing so first and foremost on the basis of our deep familiarity with businesses of all sizes and in all sectors. That relationship is critical.
The strength of several disciplines. Your employment transactions will often require more than employment law expertise. So you'll benefit from the knowledge contained within our other Practice Areas, which means we're able to draw on our firm's top minds in other disciplines, such as Business Advisory & I, P & T
Growing popularity of our seminars. We've adapted our seminar programme to reflect the demand from our clients for more sector-specific sessions. It's a format that's proving really popular with key clients who want to focus on issues relevant to their sector. We're staging these seminars in