Ben relocated from Manchester to Leeds and left a top 100 law firm to head up the employment department at Michael Lewin Solicitors. Ben has acted on behalf of airlines, PLCs, NHS Trusts and Unions as well as many small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs). Whilst he has a broad spectrum of experience, his specialism is within the charity and education sectors.
Practice Area & Experience
Ben has nine years’ post qualification experience and has dealt with numerous high value employment law cases. Ben advises directors, trustees, bursars, head teachers and HR managers on all aspects of employment law including TUPE, restructures, employee relations, contracts, handbooks, directors service agreements and settlement agreements.
Ben has substantial experience in advising schools that are due to, or have, recently converted to academy status. Ben has a proven track record of successfully guiding schools through this transitional period.
He has an in depth understanding of the challenges faced by many charities in this current political climate, which has enabled him to provide practical yet legally sound advice to help his clients achieve their charitable aims.
Graduating with a 2:1 law degree (LLB), Ben went on to achieve a commendation in his legal practice course. He qualified as a solicitor in October 2007.
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