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Employment law

Employment law solicitors in London

Dealing with employment law issues can be very distressing and it’s important that when you need support, you get advice you can rely on. Our employment solicitors in London are industry leaders, providing you with the best legal support and representation available.

Our employment law solicitors in London

Our London-based employment law solicitors have many years’ worth of experience in a range of cases and have been recognised across multiple legal directories as leaders in their field.

Edward Cooper

Solicitor and Head of Organisation and Membership Services (OMS) Employment

Doreen Reeves

Doreen Reeves

Senior Associate Solicitor

Laura Thompson

Laura Thompson

Senior Associate Solicitor

Judith Seifert

Associate Solicitor

One of the UK’s leading specialist law firms.

We are proud to have partnerships with national charities and be recognised in the latest legal directories.

The times best law firms 2023
The legal 500
Lexcel Law Society Accredited
Chambers Top Ranked UK 2023

Services provided by our employment law solicitors in London

Employment law covers a range of highly complex issues, many of which can be highly stressful and sensitive. Our dedicated team of employment lawyers have many years’ expertise in handling cases across employment law, and can provide industry-leading support in areas such as:

Why choose our employment solicitors in London?

When issues arise in your employment, it can cause a great deal of stress, worry and uncertainty, not only in your work life but in your personal life too. At Slater and Gordon, we understand the difficulties you may be facing during this time and have a wealth of experience in helping people to overcome these challenges and move forward.

Our team handle every case with empathy and understanding and are committed to achieving the best results for our clients.

  • We’ve been recognised in both the renowned Legal 500 and the distinguished Chambers and Partners.
  • Edward Cooper, Head of Organisation and Membership Services Employment, has been recognised in the Legal 500’s Hall of Fame and is a prominent legal figure, consistently receiving recognition across the industry and beyond.
  • Senior Associate Solicitor, Doreen Reeves, is a proud member of the Discrimination Law Association and has set numerous precedents that have shaped today’s legal landscape, being named a Rising Star in 2023 by the Legal 500.
  • Our employment law team brought a landmark discrimination case in 2020 which resulted in ethical veganism being officially recognised as a philosophical belief protected by the Equality Act 2010.
  • We’re proud to have supported many trade unions and their members for over 90 years, and are the preferred legal firm for some of the largest trade unions in the UK, including UNITE, USDAW and NARPO.
  • Many of the team are proud members of the Employment Lawyers Association, working to promote the highest standards of employment law best practice.

Talk to us about your case

Call us now on:   0330 041 5869

Employment Law Solicitors in London

Our office is located on Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1HL.

It has fantastic transport links around the whole city, meaning we’re within easy reach of the Greater London area including (but not limited to):

  • Brixton
  • Greenwich
  • Tottenham
  • Stratford
  • Notting Hill

The office can be reached easily via nearby underground stations, including Chancery Lane (4 minute walk) and Temple Station (13 minute walk).

Talk to us about your case

Call us now on:   0330 041 5869

Why choose Slater and Gordon?


We are an award winning law firm and have a dedicated team of employment solicitors to advise and guide you – no matter how complex your situation may be.

Affordability and advice

We're able to offer affordable expert legal advice and can provide guidance on all aspects of employment law. Our Initial Consultation provides tailored advice on your situation giving you clear guidance and options regarding next steps.

Tailored advice

We understand that employment situations differ – so we are able to provide tailored advice and guidance to suit your individual needs.

Local access

We are a national law firm, with legal experts available locally across the UK. Meetings can be arranged via telephone or video call, to suit your requirements.

Speak to one of our employment law experts today

Call us now on:   0330 041 5869

Frequently asked questions

Is there parking available at the London office?

There is no on-site parking available at our London office. However, there are a number of paid car parks nearby, including a multi-storey car park which is less than a 3 minute walk away on Holborn Gate.

What are the opening hours for your London office?

Our London office is open from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday. To arrange an appointment, contact our employment law solicitors on 0330 041 5869.

Alternatively, if it is outside of hours and you’d still like to get in touch, you can submit a contact form online and a member of our team will reach out to you as soon as possible.

Do I need to book an appointment to travel to the London office?

Yes. We’re happy to provide opportunities to meet with our team face-to-face in our London office, but it’s important that we arrange to do so in advance to ensure that the most suitable member of the team is on hand to discuss the details of your individual circumstance and provide tailored support.

To arrange an appointment, speak to our team on 0330 041 5869 or contact us online, and we’ll be in touch to arrange a time that works for you.

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