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Jillian Sookram Solicitor, Employment Law

Experience Profile

Jillian is a solicitor in the employment law department at our Slater and Gordon office in Birmingham after having previously worked at a niche, employment law private practice in Reading. 

She has also previously worked in the employment law department with another large firm, as well as a Law Centre in the Midlands; as a result, Jillian, is experienced in advising and representing both employers and employees with experience in dealing with legal expenses insurance backed claims. 


All aspects of Employment Law, with particular expertise in:

  • Unfair Dismissal
  • Constructive Dismissal
  • Redundancy
  • Whistleblowing
  • Discrimination
  • Breach of Contract
  • Settlement Agreements

Career history

  • September 2019 to present - Slater and Gordon
  • November 2017 to September 2019 - DPH Legal
  • July 2013 to November 2017 - DAS Law
  • January 2011 to July 2013 - Coventry Law Centre


  • University of the West Indies - Bachelor of Laws
  • Hugh Wooding Law School
  • Warwick University - Master of Laws International Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation
  • Nottingham Trent University - Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours)

Professional Memberships

  • Member of the Employment Lawyers Association