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Yvonne Gallagher


Harbottle & Lewis

Yvonne Gallagher advises clients on a full range of contentious and non-contentious employment law matters. Her diverse practice includes advising on senior executive level recruitment, disputes and complex team moves . She has developed a particular specialism working to resolve complex disputes. She has more than 30 years’ experience and is widely regarded as a pragmatic and commercial lawyer who loves to solve problems.

Yvonne works with clients from a wide range of industry sectors including financial services, technology, media and support services.  Key interests and service areas include;

  • Resolving disputes at Board and senior levels
  • The use and enforcement of restrictive covenants
  • Team moves, including the protection of confidential information and client relationships
  • Discrimination and diversity issues and advising on successful implementation of policies
  • Partnership and LLP structures and the rights of management and members of such entities
  • Board and senior executive issues including recruitment and exits
  • Bonus and remuneration issues including share and equity related structures

Yvonne is a regular media commentator on issues affecting the people in businesses and on newly developing areas of employment/labor law and practice.


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