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Portrait of Emma Morrisey
Areas of expertise: Employment


Emma is an associate in the employment team, based in London. She acts for individuals, staff associations and their members, educational institutions and corporate clients across a broad range of employment law matters.

She has experience in both contentious and non-contentious matters and has worked on employment tribunal matters involving unfair dismissal, discrimination, equal pay and whistleblowing issues. Emma also advises on day-to-day HR matters including company policies, disciplinary and grievance issues, and other contractual issues. She is part of the senior executive sub-team.

Emma qualified in 2023, having joined the firm as a trainee solicitor in 2021. She is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association and the firm’s age committee.

Recent work highlights

  • Acting for a senior executive in an unfair dismissal, discrimination and whistleblowing claim.
  • Assisting a global record label and media company with the employment aspects of its acquisition of another record label and its group companies.
  • Working on an in-depth independent review into representation within the medical community.

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