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Marsha Thompson Solicitor, Employment

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Marsha is an employment solicitor at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in London.

She deals with contentious and non-contentious employment law issues.

Marsha has successfully acted for a wide range of clients including managing directors, solicitors, healthcare professionals, media professionals, senior executives and junior employees. Marsha also acts for members of trade unions and the Police Federation of England and Wales.

She enjoys helping individuals to challenge unfair work practices and advising on settlement agreements.

During her career she has acted in a number of high profile cases. In one, she brought a successful unfair dismissal case against a member of foreign royalty.

She also advised a senior employee on a serious whistleblowing case concerning allegations of anti-Semitism.

Marsha has also worked on a number of successful judicial mediations including a case involving an employee bringing a pregnancy discrimination and unfair dismissal claim.

She has experience of running a pro-bono legal advice surgery (advising employees with disabilities) for a charity in Redhill.

In addition, she is a mentor for the Black Solicitors Network and offers careers advice to prospective trainees searching for training contracts.

Marsha has a Diploma in French Law and French from the Université Jean Moulin Lyon 3, France.

She has written articles for publication in national publications and other local publications. Marsha is a French speaker and outside of work enjoys travelling, zumba classes and going to the gym.


Career history

  • Since 2013 - Slater and Gordon 
  • 2007-2012 Martin Searle Solicitors 
  • 2006-2007 McMillan Williams Solicitors
  • 2003-2004 College of Law, London
  • 2000-2001 Université Jean Moulin, Lyon 3, France
  • 1998-2002 London Guildhall University

Professional memberships

  • Member of the Employment Lawyers’ Association
  • Member of the Black Solicitors Network
  • Member of the Association of Women Solicitors

Recent Testimonials for Marsha Thompson

“I can highly recommend Slater and Gordon as I am very pleased with the outcome of my case. I especially would like to thank Marsha Thompson for her amazing, prompt help and guidance through a very stressful time. She was very supportive and professional at all times, I couldn't wish for a better solicitor.”

Assistant Manager, London

“At a very stressful time Marsha offered a realistic solution. She was always quick to respond to emails and phone calls. I am sure I would not have had this successful outcome without her help. ”

Senior Executive, South London

“We would like to thank Slater and Gordon and more personally Marsha for her help, support and reassurance throughout our case which ended with a successful outcome at judicial mediation. Marsha was extremely professional and knowledgeable and always on the end of the phone or an email.”

Police Officer, South of England

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