Representative Profile

Meredith Hurst


Thomas Mansfield Solicitors

Meredith Hurst

Events attended

  • Networking breakfast at The Londoner Hotel

    Thursday May 5th 2022

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  • Dare we talk menopause at work

    Friday Apr 29th 2022

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  • Urbano networking evening in Shoreditch

    Wednesday Apr 27th 2022

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  • London networking event - Routes to re-opening your office workspace

    Sunday May 31st 2020

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  • Urbano London Online Networking Breakfast Thursday April 16th

    Thursday Apr 16th 2020

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About Meredith

I am a versatile employment lawyer with wide-ranging experience of advising businesses and individuals on all employment related matters. Before joining ThomasMansfield, I practiced at national firm Beachcroft as well as a major regional firm. I qualified as a solicitor in 2001.

I have experience of advising employer clients, ranging from a major PLC in the transport sector to owner managed businesses on all employment law related matters and the employment law aspects of commercial acquisitions and disposals.

I also advise individuals including those at director and executive level. Clients value my common sense and commercial approach to employment disputes. I am an experienced tribunal advocate and provide regular employment law training to clients and the wider business community.

Areas of expertise include:
Drafting and advising on the application of dismissal, disciplinary and grievance procedures
Advising on the legal aspects of conduct and performance dismissals 
Transfer of undertakings and employment law aspects of business sales and purchases
Advising on best practice to avoid employment tribunal claims
Collective consultation and redundancy
Advising on all aspects of discrimination law
Disputes concerning worker and employment status
Variation of contract
Advising on unfair dismissal claims
Pay and bonus disputes
Disability discrimination claims
Contractual disputes
Executive and director level terminations
Compromise agreements
Advising on restrictive covenants 
Notable transactions
Advising on a large pension fund dispute for the director a major bank
Negotiating the exit package for the director of a premiership football club
Advising a national transport company on the employment status of its drivers
Advising a major PLC on the employment aspects of a business acquisition
Acting for a US based research company on the employment aspects of setting up a UK branch office 
Employment Lawyers Association

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