Manchester solicitors

 

Manchester has been voted as one of the best places in the UK to open a new business. When new businesses open and grow they require employees, and one of the most difficult aspects of managing a business is ensuring that all of the employment law requirements are adhered to. Manchester solicitors who specialise in employment law are often able to ensure that these complex rules are followed. For example, Manchester solicitors might advise businesses as to the rights of employees regarding sick pay.

Employment specialists rely on past cases in order to shape their advice. For example, in the case of Manchester City Council v Thurston it was clarified that if an employee becomes unable to work as a result of stress related to a disciplinary hearing, that employee may still be eligible for sick pay, even though the hearing was a result of that employee’s actions.

This is contrary to the rule which states that in assessing the right to sick pay an employee cannot receive such payment if the sickness was self inflicted. Employment solicitors must be familiar with this case whenever they provide relevant employment advice.

Manchester solicitors obviously offer commercial clients other legal services in addition to employment advice, such as company registration and tax advice. There are also many Manchester solicitors who deal with private (non-commercial) clients, and offer legal services such as divorce and family law advice, or estate planning.

If you have a legal issue which you are unsure about, or you would like to know what your legal rights are regarding a particular matter, you may benefit from speaking with solicitors in Manchester about your situation. We can put you in touch with a firm we work with free of charge, so please call us on 0800 1777 162 or complete the web-form above.

Call
0800 1777 162
or fill in the form
Our trained advisor contacts you
Your chosen specialist solicitor calls you
Quick enquiry form
Area of law:
Name:
Town/City:
Email:
Phone:
What our clients say about us
"This was the first time I've been to court, which was a nerve-racking experience for me. However, I felt very prepared, I understood my case and representation - this was down to you."
Gavin, criminal motoring, Oct 15
"Your service, and the prompt call back from your recommended firm was very good. I would not hesitate to call again or recommend your service."
Ian, employment law, Truro, July 15
"The firm were excellent, could not have been better! They are exactly what I need right now."
Linda, criminal defence, Thames Ditton, Jul 15
"Your contact and service was immediate and utmost professional, 10/10."
TF, conveyancing, Dudley, Jun 15
"I appreciate the service that you provide. I found you to be courteous, efficient and reassuring at a time when my confidence in justice is completely negative."
Patrick, litigation, Pontypridd, Jun 15
"I cannot tell you how much I appreciate the speed of which you came back to me in. If anyone else can benefit from your help like I have done, it would make my day."
Gail M, family law, Potters Bar, Jun 15
"Your assistance was extremely helpful. Particularly to someone who in 40 years of business has never experienced this sort of issue."
TD, commercial litigation, Galashiels, Apr 15
"It is difficult to express the value Contact Law has to someone like me who had very little understanding of the law and how to proceed forward with my case. Thank you for the service you provided."
AE, defamation law, Worthing, Apr 15
"Thank you for the efficient service I received. I was contacted by your solicitor on the same day as my request. Your quick response to my situation made me feel secure."
AN, employment law, London, Apr 15
"Your service was excellent, very fast and informative. I never got the impression of being pressurised at all. The solicitor you recommended was also excellent – very knowledgeable and supportive."
JHD, Motoring law, Liverpool, Apr 15
Contact Law supports the endeavours of STAE and commends all the work they are undertaking to assist in the plight of the Asian Elephant

 

We use cookies on the Contact Law site to help us improve it.

If you would like to allow our cookies, please click 'Continue' or carry on browsing. For more information on cookies and how to change your settings, click 'More info'.