Department: Employment Law
Related Services: Absence Management, Disciplinary Processes and Dismissal, Employment Contracts, Employment Discrimination, Employment Tribunals, Enforcement of Restrictive Covenants, Statutory Leave, Performance Management, Redundancy and Restructuring, Settlement Agreements, Tollers HR, TUPE Transfer
Areas of Specialism: Health and Safety, Trading Standards, Environmental Health, Regulatory Matters, Accredited Qualified Mediator (Commercial)
Gary joined Tollers in 1997.
In 2000 Gary became a partner in the firm and in 2009 was appointed Head of the Commercial Services Division.
As Head of Commercial Services at Tollers, Gary oversees the full range of services provided by the teams within his division.
As a lawyer with over 30-years’ experience, Gary has a proven track record of successfully advising and representing businesses of all sizes from small family-owned companies to well-known multinational corporations across a wide variety of business sectors. As a business owner himself, he understands the value of providing solutions based advice in regard to the issues clients face.
He has dealt with complex and challenging cases and has a reputation for achieving the most satisfactory outcome for clients both in respect of immediate solutions and long term objectives.
Gary has a Masters Degree in employment law, and in his capacity as an employment solicitor advises and represents a number of high profile clients locally and nationwide.
Areas of Expertise:
- Commercial HR Advice
- Employment Relationship Management
- Equal Pay
- Restructuring and Redundancy
- Agreements – drafting and advice
- Tollers HR
- Tribunal Advocacy
- Health and Safety – representation and advice
- Trading Standards
- Mediation (Commercial)
Types of Clients:
- Companies (SME up to Multi-Nationals)
- Business Owners
- Local Authorities
- Professional Bodies/Associations
- Medical Professionals
Professional Memberships & Accreditations:
Gary is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association.
Outside of work Gary is Chairman of Lakelands Hospice, Chairman of The Core, Trust of Northampton Arts and Management Trust (NAMT) and a Trustee of The Travers Foundation.
Gary enjoys golf, regularly attends Rugby as a follower of Northampton Saints and is a keen amateur musician.