Romella advises employers in sectors including financial services, technology, energy, professional services and fashion on a wide range of HR and employment law matters including: holiday, discrimination, ill-health, maternity, employment tribunal litigation, disciplinary proceedings and grievance issues. Romella provides specialist input on the employment aspects of corporate transactions, outsourcing arrangements and the application of TUPE. Romella has recently been involved in advising corporations on new statutory obligations including gender pay reporting and the Modern Slavery Act. Romella also advises on service agreements and termination packages with particular experience dealing with cross-border and regulatory issues.
Romella is regularly asked to comment on employment issues in the media and has featured on LBC radio on a number of occasions.
Romella trained at Dechert in London, has worked at their offices in Philadelphia and Brussels, and was previously at Slaughter and May before joining Fox Williams.
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Interns and work experience in the fashion industry
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FW advises GFI on the acquisition of The Kyte Group Limited and Kyte Capital Management Limited.