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Danielle Parsons (née Harnett) Senior Associate, Employment

Experience Profile

Danielle is an employment lawyer at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in our London office.

She works on contentious employment disputes for employees, mainly against large companies, providing advice from initial meetings through to trial, working on all aspects of preparing cases for Tribunal Hearings. 

She has experience in working with clients where capacity issues may arise. Many of her clients work in creative industries, particularly TV, and print media. 

Danielle's experience includes representing claimants at Preliminary Hearings in Tribunal, and applications in the High Court. Most of her cases settle prior to Tribunal.

She has been involved in a number of high profile cases including:

  • Bivonas LLP & Ors v Bennett
  • Patel v Mirza
  • Deluca v Revenue & Customs

Expertise

Career history

  • Since 2016 Slater and Gordon
  • 2009 - 2016 Dale Langley & Co
  • Graduate Diploma in Law at the University of Westminster
  • LPC/LLB at the Nottingham Law School
  • MA in English and Philosophy at Trinity College, Dublin - 2:1

Professional memberships

  • Employment Lawyers Association member
  • Industrial Law Society member

Recent Testimonials for Danielle Parsons (née Harnett)

“I recommend Danielle Parsons and her team for helping resolve my employment dispute. I am glad I contacted Danielle for her advice & expertise at the initial phase of the dispute and since then she stood besides me through out all phases till the matter was amicably resolved. I received very clear and succinct advice from her when I was worried, confused and under stress. She was fully appreciative of my circumstances and always provided me multiple options for proceeding in multiple directions. Best thing I learnt from her was she had a clear vision, plan and strategy in terms of resolving my matter. Although I lost patience on several occasions Danielle will always keep me on track based on our plan with unambiguous advice. Danielle helped me timely to negotiate my preferred option. Thanks to her and the team I managed to pass through a difficult time in my life with least confrontation. Thanks Danielle as I have no hesitation in recommending you to anyone who needs help regarding employment disputes.”

Anonymous, Midlands

“Prompt, efficient and courteous at a difficult time, Slater and Gordon have been a delight to deal with. Danielle Parsons in particular has made the whole legal process straightforward and stress free. I have no hesitation at all in recommending her services. Five star treatment. ”

Anonymous

“‘Danielle was great support and guidance to me during recent settlement agreement conversations with my employer. Pragmatic and gets straight to the issue. Strongly recommended’”

Anonymous, London

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