Senior Employment Lawyer
Shelagh McKenzie is a Senior Consultant Employment Lawyer. She has worked for well-known law firms since commencing as an employment lawyer in 2006, most recently as a Senior Associate in an international law firm.
She has represented both employers and employees before the employment tribunals in the United Kingdom. She has worked with employers ranging from small companies to blue chip companies across a wide variety of industries. She has advocacy experience in redundancy, performance and misconduct unfair dismissal cases, constructive unfair dismissal cases, as well as in discrimination cases and breach of contract claims. She has a direct approach, and provides clear, pragmatic advice.
Shelagh also has first-hand experience of advising on employment law in another European jurisdiction (Spain). She has an interest in examining how European discrimination law and collective consultation obligations have been implemented and interpreted in different jurisdictions. She speaks fluent Spanish, and has contributed to seminars examining the differences between employment law in the UK and in Spain.
Abogado Senior de Derecho Laboral
Shelagh McKenzie es abogada senior y cuenta con una dilatada experiencia en derecho laboral: ha representado los intereses de sus clientes ante los tribunales de derecho laboral en el Reino Unido en procedimientos de todo tipo de despido y demandas por cantidades y discriminación. Con una doble perspectiva y experiencia asesorando tanto a empleadores como a empleados en derecho laboral en España y el Reino Unido, Shelagh puede explicar en una manera rápida y sencilla las diferencias entre las obligaciones y derechos en ambos sistemas. Ofrece formación en derecho laboral (tanto de la perspectiva española cómo británica), y tiene un nivel fluido en español.
Póngase en contacto con Shelagh si le hace falta asesoramiento o guía en sus derechos u obligaciones como empresario o trabajador en el Reino Unido.
Thank you. You’ve made the world of difference to something that deeply upset me. You’ve been prompt, helpful and offered solid guidance.
Cavendish Law Client
Thank you for the diligence you displayed in dealing the case, especially as it was foreign territory. I was highly impressed with the speed in which your company responded to my case and the duty of care displayed in relation to the concerns you had regarding my financial security. I would have no hesitation in recommending your company.
Cavendish Law Client