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Our team of Employment solicitors consists of dedicated specialists and lawyers who deal exclusively with employment law across the UK. The team have over 30 years’ experience collectively and have wide, in-depth knowledge of all employment matters and disputes on a national basis. 

You can be assured Lawson-West’s solicitors keep up-to-date with the latest legal developments and changes to bring you the best advice.

Lawson-West’s expert employment solicitors and lawyers have significant experience in all areas of employment law.   

Why Use Lawson-West?

We provide employment law advice nationally.

Our Employment Law team conducts every claim in order to provide accurate and quality advice and to make sure you secure the outcome you require. From our three offices in Leicestershire we provide employment law advice nationally including Birmingham, Cambridge, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Leicester, London, Manchester, Sheffield and others. Several clients prefer to appoint a non-local employment lawyer to represent them.

Our solicitors and lawyers are fully trained in all matters ranging from early conciliation through to legal disputes.  We are committed to accomplishing excellent results while avoiding the need for employment tribunals where possible. 

Stringent audits are carried out on a regular basis to ensure the standard of our service and handling of our clients is consistently of a high standard. 

We offer complimentary initial consultations to help you find out where you stand, at a time and place that is suitable for you and your needs. We are a national expert provider of free legal employment advice and also offer free walk-in employment advice as follows (subject to solicitors and lawyers availability):

  • Leicester Office - Monday 3.00-4.30pm and Wednesday 12.00-2.00pm

  • Wigston Office – Thursday 3.30-5.00pm

  • Market Harborough – Tuesday 3.30-5.00pm and Friday 12.00-2.00pm

Appointments are also available at Oakham, Melton Mowbray, Leicester City Centre and at your home if required.  Alternatively if you find yourself in a situation where you are facing difficulties with your employer, please fill in the free Contact Us form or call our expert solicitors and lawyers on 0116 212 1000 or 01858 445 480 and we will get in touch as soon as possible.

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Please remember there are strict time limits in Employment claims therefore you should take good legal advice as soon as possible.

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No-Win No-Fee

We offer a wide range of funding options including no-win no-fee agreements, so that you can choose the best arrangement that you can afford. Please visit our No Win No Fee page, for more information. 

Legal Expense Insurance

Our solicitors and lawyers have agreements with Legal Expense Insurers meaning we are familiar with their terms and conditions, and can act in your best interests using the benefit of the insurance to minimise your legal costs. We have entered into service level agreements with the insurers which are continually monitored to provide a high-quality service to all, and ensure maximum compensation.

We can also provide competitive private funding for your claim if required. Above all, we pride ourselves on finding the right method of funding so that you have the security of knowing your claim can be funded from the outset of the matter, to its conclusion.

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If you believe you have a situation where you require free legal advice, please contact us on telephone 0116 212 1000 or 01858 445 480, alternatively fill in the free Contact Us form and we will get in touch as soon as possible.

Download our Employment Law Factsheet or our Employment Law services for Employees PDF.

See our website pages on Settlement Agreements:

What is a settlement agreement?

What is the settlement agreement process?

What to expect in a Settlement Agreement

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