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Mark Watson

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Mark is a partner in the Employment Department and specialises in employment law. He advises on all aspects of employment law, including defending tribunal claims, the employment aspects of acquisitions and sales, redundancies, restrictive covenants and difficult problems relating to TUPE and outsourcing. He has wide experience acting for senior executives as well as advising employers on complex board issues and shareholder disputes, and his extensive business experience at a senior level enables Mark to assist clients in finding pragmatic solutions to strategic boardroom issues. He acts for many US companies on employment matters, either directly or through their UK subsidiaries.

Mark is a Past President of the Labour Law Commission of the Union Internationale des Avocats and the current President of the UK National Committee of that organisation.

'Mark Watson is a "key partner" and "is frequently engaged to advise on discrimination matters."'
(Chambers UK, 2014)

'Mark Watson gives "measured and consistent advice."'
(Legal 500, 2013)

'One satisfied client notes that "he is extremely professional, responsive, knowledgeable and a pleasure to deal with at all times."'
(Chambers UK, 2013)

'Mark Watson "makes you feel in expert hands"'
(Legal 500, 2012)

 

 


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Accreditations

  • Top Ranked Chambers UK 2014 - Leading Firm
  • Ranked in Chambers Europe 2013 - Leading Individual
  • Ranked in Chambers Global 2014 - Leading Firm
  • Legal 500 - Leading Firm
  • The Lawyer UK 200 - Listed Firm
  • The Law Society Excellence Awards 2012 - Shortlisted
  • Investors in People - Bronze