Fiona is Head of our Employment department.

She is a highly accomplished employment solicitor with wide-ranging knowledge and expertise in both contentious and non-contentious employment law and HR.

Fiona is pragmatic and commercially focused. She is a tough negotiator and a formidable employment litigator. She focuses on providing practical, solution driven advice, keeping clients desired outcomes at the forefront of her mind at all times.

Fiona is regarded as a leading specialist in her field, regularly presenting at employment law conferences.  She also writes for various press and legal publications, assessing and evaluating the implications of the latest legal developments.

Fiona’s expertise includes:

  • Advising clients from SME’s to global companies on contract issues, business re-organisations and restructures, redundancies, discrimination issues, TUPE and disciplinary and grievance issues.
  • Supporting businesses and individuals with exit strategies and Settlement Agreements.
  • Defending and providing strategic advice in relation to Employment Tribunal claims.
  • In house training to managers and executives.

"We highly recommend Merali Beedle to our Clients - their proactive and commercial approach ensures best quality service from start to finish and deadlines are met without fail  Cannot fault the team in any capacity - they are always available and a real pleasure to work with."

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