• Employment law frequently changes and many employers find it difficult to keep up with developments.  Brachers are here to reduce the burden of compliance and to support you in protecting your business.

    Recognition of our expertise

    We are one of the largest Employment and HR teams in the South East, supporting clients from family run businesses to SMEs and large multi-national businesses and public sector bodies.

    Both the firm and our employment lawyers are recognised in leading legal directories, Legal 500 and Chambers UK and we are once again ranked in the top three law firms in the Kent Legal Sector Review.

    We pride ourselves on our relationships with our clients, many of which span multiple generations. This strong partnership has enabled us to establish ourselves as specialists within a number of sectors including Education, Healthcare, Agriculture and Rural, Charities and Construction.

    How we can help

    Our experienced team take pride in delivering employment law and HR services that are tailored to your needs. We take the time to understand your individual circumstances and provide recommendations to enable you to make informed choices.

    Legal advice when you need it most

    We are available to provide advice on all aspects of employment law and HR including:

    • Practical HR support

      Partnering with you to provide complete HR compliance

      Employment Law Training

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Schedule a free 30 minute initial online appointment with a lawyer from our employment law team. The appointment is designed to help us understand your needs and provide you with information on how we can support you.

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Meet the Team:

  • They have a real client-focused ethos.

    Chambers & Partners 2022
  • They are efficient, commercially aware and responsive

    Chambers & Partners 2022
  • An ability to break down complex issues into easily understandable segments and produce remedies that address each layer is a consistent facet

    The Legal 500 2022
  • Catherine Daw and Colin Smith are highly experienced and very strong on strategy. Sarah Wimsett is a great up-and-coming lawyer.

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  • An excellent team, particularly within the healthcare sector. Their cases are always extremely well prepared.

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  • They are excellent and have broad-based expertise. Crucially, their advice is delivered in a timely manner while maintaining accuracy.

    Chambers & Partners
  • We have enjoyed a very good working relationship with the Employment team at Brachers for over 8 years and have always found them to be extremely practical in their application of employment legislation, ensuring advice is clear, easy to understand and apply but most importantly is relevant to meet our complex business and people needs.

    The Legal 500 2022