Employment Law

At SP Law Solicitors incorporating Martin Adams & McColl, we act for both employers and employees.

Our particular areas of expertise include:-

  • Drafting and advising on settlement/compromise agreements (Our fees are generally in the range of £250 – £500 plus VAT and are typically paid by the employer).
  • Undertaking disciplinary processes and meetings (a number of which we have held at our offices).
  • Managing and challenging sick leave including liaising with GPs and HMRC.
  • Bringing and defending unfair dismissal and discrimination claims.
  • Drafting and updating employment contracts.
  • Resolving employment disputes and advising in relation the creation of safe negotiating space through “protected conversations”.
  • Managing and challenging changes to employment terms and conditions.
  • Advising in relation to restrictive covenants and non-competition clauses.
  • Advising regarding maternity/paternity leave and pay.
  • TUPE including outsourcing.
  • Managing  and challenging redundancy processes.
  • Protective award claims arising from inadequate consultation (we have represented over 100 employees in a successful claim).

We are regularly instructed by both employees and HR departments in equal measure needing specialist support.

For more information or to obtain a quotation, please contact Mr. Hassan Shah on 01604 638905 or email your enquiry to info@sp-law.co.uk, or fill in our Enquiry Form and one of our team will be in touch.

Latest news

  • SP Law inc Martin Adams & McColl were nominated and shortlisted for “Small Firm of the Year” at the Northamptonshire Law Society Awards 2015 and won the category in 2016. A big thanks to all our clients and our team!

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  • SP Law has joined Northamptonshire Community Foundation’s local giving circle, Northamptonshire 100. SP Law is able to win the trust of individuals as well as commercial organisations throughout the area of Northampton, Milton Keynes, Sywell, Wellingborough, Rushden and Kettering. Naomi Butters, Fund Development Manager at the Foundation, congratulated SP Law for joining as N100 members. SP Law is in good […]

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  • Annabel, I couldn’t thank you enough for doing such a wonderful job with my case. I would highly recommend yourself !” – Miss A

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  • “Sundip Patel was friendly and supportive at a time when I needed clear and direct advice for my divorce proceedings.  I found that his wealth of experience and an understanding of people, negotiation and the law, meant that he put me in the strongest position to make the choices I wanted to, in the right […]

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Solicitors & Commissioners for Oaths – Authorised and Regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. SP Law incorporating Martin Adams & McColl Ltd is registered in England & Wales with Company No 8942695. A full list of directors is available for inspection at the registered office at 110 Whitworth Road, Northampton NN1 4HJ. Service by fax or email is not accepted.

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