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Clare Armstrong (Parkinson) Solicitor, Employment

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Clare is an Employment Solicitor at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in Manchester city centre.

Clare advises a range of clients in both contentious and non-contentious matters including unfair dismissal, redundancy and discrimination.

She has particular experience of disability discrimination and the negotiation of severance packages. Clare has experience of advising both employers and employees of their employment rights, having trained and worked within a corporate environment before joining Slater and Gordon Lawyers. Clare uses her prior experience in dealing with employers to provide pragmatic solutions for individuals.

Clare acts for private individuals, trade union members and members of the Police Federation of England and Wales.

During her career Clare has delivered presentations and training on employment law issues to a variety of audiences.

Clare trained at Eversheds LLP and qualified in 2009, when she moved to work at Field Fisher Waterhouse LLP. Clare joined Slater and Gordon Lawyers in October 2013.

Clare completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Manchester before completing a postgraduate degree in Law at Queens’ University Belfast. Clare finished her legal studies at the College of Law in Chester, where she obtained a distinction in the Legal Practice Course.

Clare is a member of the Employment Lawyers’ Association and the Industrial Law Society.

Clare has published a variety of articles in a variety of Employment Law publications. 

Recent Testimonials for Clare Armstrong (Parkinson)

“I would recommend Clare Armstrong at Slater and Gordon for the highest levels of legal support and representation in employment disputes above any other practise in the UK today. She dealt with my specific case superbly and without hesitation. I have found her demonstrably to be an empathetic advocate and without doubt the most professional solicitor I have met to date.”

Chris, Industrial Sales Manager

“Thanks for all of your help and seeing me through this process, you've been great to work with. I will certainly recommend you to any friends or family who need employment law advice.”

Marketing and Communications Professional, Manchester

“On behalf of myself and family, thank you for the expert way that you handled my case. It was apparent to us from the outset that you took into consideration my disability, you communicated everything in a timely manner in a way I could understand. We respect your professionalism and knowledge of the complexities of this case.”

Senior Business Development Manager, Milton Keynes

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