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Employment Solicitors


England Palmer's employment solicitors in London and Guildford have been involved in numerous employment matters involving contracts of employment, unfair, wrongful dismissal, redundancy, termination of employment over a number of years. We appreciate the difficulties of a client losing their employment or being placed at risk as to the same, but likewise are conscious of employer’s difficulties in these austere times. Our solicitors are well acquainted with the legislation which needs to be considered by all parties involved in any employment dispute. We can advise employers in order to avoid any potential pitfalls, in particular in the event of any redundancy situations arising. Our solicitors have attended a number of tribunals both in Surrey, the Home Countries and Central London and our able to manage both complex and simple matters, in what is now a difficult and ever changing area of the law.

Our expertise includes:-

  • Unfair Dismissal
  • Wrongful Dismissal
  • Constructive Dismissal
  • Redundancy
  • Compromise Agreement
  • Discrimination issues
  • Restrictive covenants
  • Drafting Contracts of Employment

Successful Outcomes

We are proud that our current and previous clients have valued both our results and approach, some of their comments are as follows:-

"I was a client of England Palmer's Guildford office this summer 2010 for an employment issue and I was very impressed with the service both in terms of efficiency, costs information and the level of client care given to me during an extremely stressful and upsetting time in my life. The solicitor, Mr England, was both very professional, fast acting and compassionate which is a good combination for a client I feel."

"I found your advice both informative and heartening and felt more positive about the situation with my soon-to-be ex employees when I left your office"  March 2011


At England Palmer Solicitors, we pride ourselves on giving as much information to our clients regarding fees and costs as possible. Please feel free to contact us for more information about our pricing structures.

  • Simple case: £1,000-£10,000 (plus VAT)
  • Medium complexity case: £10,000-£35,000 (plus VAT)
  • High complexity case: >£35,000 (plus VAT)
  • There are many factors that can make your case more complex. We will be happy to discuss these with you at the telephone and we can provide you with a more accurate fee structure once we understand your matter.


    Our quotes include a complete breakdown of our costs, including our fees and all associated disbursements. The likely disbursements incurred will include Counsel’s fees and Court fees. We will discuss any likely disbursements with you prior to them being incurred and can provide a more specific quote once we have further detail.

    Key stages

    We will discuss the anticipated stages with you at first meeting, and will keep you updated as the matter progresses.

    How long will my matter take?

    The time it takes to conclude your matter will depend on the complexity of your case.

    If your claim proceeds to a Final Hearing then your case can take several months. However, if we are able to settle your case prior to Final Hearing, then it can be concluded much earlier A clear estimate will be provided once we have further details of your matter and we will keep you closely updated as your matter progresses.

    Our team

    The individuals who will deal with your matter with your matter will be Adrian England (Partner). The hourly rate is £250.00 (plus VAT). Adrian will be assisted by a Paralegal with an hourly rate of £180.00 (plus VAT).

    "We do solutions, not problems"

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    Litigation/Dispute Resolution in Surrey, London and Hampshire, Family law in Surrey, London and Hampshire, Residential Conveyancing in Surrey, London and Hampshire, Employment law in Surrey, London and Hampshire, Probate in Surrey, London and Hampshire, Wills in Surrey, London and Hampshire.
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