Chris McAvoy Senior Consultant Employment Lawyer.

Chris McAvoy

Senior Consultant Employment Solicitor

Chris joined the legal profession in 2006 and, since 2008, has practised exclusively in employment law. Chris has worked for national law firms including Addleshaw Goddard, Eversheds and DWF and has been on secondments to various FTSE 100 organisations.

Chris acts for employers and employees and advises on the full spectrum of employment law issues and also leads training sessions. Chris' key specialism is managing Employment Tribunal litigation for which he consistently achieves successful results for his clients. Chris is also a keen Employment Tribunal advocate and has managed claims in the Employment Appeal Tribunal, Court of Appeal and UK Supreme Court.

Chris' notable matters include defending a large scale class action brought against a FTSE 100 organisation and being the lead adviser for an international reorganisation programme for a public company.

Chris is a recommended lawyer on the Legal 500 and is described as being a "very client friendly practitioner who is an excellent tactician".

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