Tamara jointly heads the Employment team. She specialises in all aspects of UK employment law, including equality and diversity matters, and advises employers and employees from a wide variety of industry sectors.
Tamara advises on employment issues arising from corporate transactions and business protection and has specialist expertise in working with growing tech companies, advising senior executives and on dealing with highly sensitive employment matters. She is an experienced litigator, defending and bringing employment claims in the Employment Tribunals, the High Court and county courts, and is skilled in undertaking advisory work on both routine and more complex human resources issues.
Tamara is a regular contributor to Education Law Update, a trade journal for the education sector. She is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association and the Industrial Law Society. She is also actively involved in the firm’s Corporate Social Responsibility Group and regularly advises charities and social investment organisations.
We are sad to announce the death of Dennis Taylor, a SMB professional support lawyer in the Employment and Business Immigration team. Dennis supported the team remotely in navigating the regular changes to employment law and did a fantastic job preparing our marketing materials, our bulletins and our training materials.Read more
UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak promised his government’s 2021 budget “meets the moment” and delivers the “full measure of our fiscal firepower' to continue to protect jobs and employers. The Chancellor began his budget speech by announcing that the Office for Budget Responsibility has revised its unemployment forecast downwards from 11.9% to 6.5%, a decrease which Sunak credits to his government’s financial support for the labour market throughout the pandemic.Read more
Workers in England who can work from home should continue to do so until at least June 2021. Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivered this news as part of his four-step plan to unlock society and cautiously bring England out of lockdown once and for all.Read more