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Sarah Evans Practice Group Leader, Employment

Experience Profile

Sarah is an Employment Lawyer with Slater and Gordon Lawyers in Manchester.

She is a vastly experienced employment solicitor with particular expertise in representing senior management and personnel in both the private and public sectors.

She also regularly advises and represents NHS consultants and clinicians.

Sarah’s cases cover all aspects of employment law, and she regularly acts in bullying and harassment, disability and sex discrimination litigation.

In addition, she has extensive experience in advising on contractual disputes, including restrictive covenants and confidentiality issues arising in employee team moves and management exits.

She also has a track record in successfully resisting threats of injunctive actions in the High Court.

Sarah is known for her determined and pragmatic approach to dispute resolution and litigation, and is able to draw on her commercial background and acumen when advising and representing clients.

Eulet Stokes assists Sarah with her cases and their details can be found here.


Independent Recommendations

  • Legal 500: "Sarah Evans is first class".
  • Legal 500 2016: "Tenacious and very skilled" and a "good eye for detail".

Career history

  • Since 2013 Slater and Gordon
  • 2010 - 2013 Birchall Blackburn

Professional memberships

  • Member of the Employment Lawyers Association

Recent Testimonials for Sarah Evans

“Can I take this opportunity to thank you for the professional yet personal way you have dealt with this matter for me. Right from the start I felt you understood the situation and your level of empathy was incredible. I have enjoyed my interaction with you albeit under upsetting circumstances, and wish you the very best.”

Julie Kershaw, Manchester

“Thank you once again for everything, you have been so very kind, patient and great in helping me feel a lot calmer and more in control of my situation. Sad as it is, I am glad it is now concluded and I can now look forward to the next stage of my life.”

Kate, Executive

“I'm truly very grateful for all your help and support, you've been absolutely brilliant.”

Dr, Kent

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