Recruit, retain, restructure - helping you build and preserve relationships with your employees.

BPE works hard at really understanding our business and that's pretty unusual. They are commercial and pragmatic with a sense of humour.

John Lambert, Human Resources Director & Adrian Pound, Assistant General Counsel, Interserve Plc.

The team can help with a whole range of legal and HR issues, ranging from advice on recruitment, drafting employment contracts and supporting you through employment tribunals to trade union disputes, restructuring and redundancy.

Whether you’re starting a new business or run a well established company, building and preserving relationships with your employees is vital if you want your business to grow.

Our team can advise and support you on a range of legal and HR issues, from recruitment and employment contracts to disciplinary and grievance proceedings, performance management, trade union disputes, executive appointments, restructuring and redundancy. Our team structure is such that all matters are supervised by a Partner.

We have an impressive track record at employment tribunals and work with complex, large corporates such as Interserve, smaller fledgling businesses as well as medium sized enterprises. We’re known for being proactive and anticipating employment issues before they arise.

Our Employment team has been ranked in Tier 1 in the Legal 500 2018 rankings and is in Band 3 in the Chambers rankings. The team is noted for having "high and evident" partner supervision and they have "a great understanding of a business and it is enjoyable to do business with them".

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Interserve is one of the world's foremost support services and construction companies. Based in the UK and listed in the FTSE 250 index, Interserve operates in the public and private sectors in the UK and internationally. With a workforce of over 75,000 people worldwide, employment issues are inevitable for Interserve. BPE’s Employment Team began acting for Interserve in 2009.

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