Laura Giltrap

Solicitor

Employment & HR

Laura is a specialist employment lawyer, experienced in advising a variety of employers on all areas of employment and HR issues. Laura has particular experience advising leading independent schools, colleges and other educational bodies.

Laura’s tailored and pragmatic approach gives clients confidence that they receive solutions to problems, rather than legal opinions. Described by clients as being “very personable” and “easy to work with”, Laura guides clients through all HR issues that a business faces during its lifetime. Clients praise Laura for being “committed to providing client support”.

Advising clients through the complexities of high profile claims in the Employment Tribunal and Employment Appeal Tribunal, Laura works seamlessly with clients to deliver a robust and successful defence to claims ranging from unfair dismissal to discrimination.

Outside of the tribunal, Laura supports her clients through their people resource projects and challenges, including recruitment, company restructures and redundancies, complications in dismissals and senior management/director/shareholder disputes.

She also frequently presents bespoke and interactive training to clients and HR professionals on a range of employment issues.

Employment - Meet the Team

We provide a complete employment law service to businesses and organisations.

Ian Dawson

Partner

Head of Employment

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 7735

Jim Wright

Partner

Employment & HR

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 8938

Tom Watkins

Partner

Employment & HR

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 8069

Laura Giltrap

Solicitor

Employment & HR

Direct Line +44 (0)113 831 3805

Sarah West

Solicitor

Employment & HR

Direct Line +44 (0)113 288 2852

Daniella Colton

Trainee Solicitor

Employment & HR

Direct Line +44 (0)113 288 2822