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Peter is a solicitor and founded Pure Employment Law with Nicola in 2010 after nearly 15 years as the Head of Employment of a major regional law firm. Prior to entering the legal profession Peter worked in retail management and also worked as an overland expedition driver leading expeditions in Africa and Asia.
Peter is well known in the business and HR community of West Sussex and Hampshire and has developed an enviable reputation for providing pragmatic advice and solutions to clients’ problems. He has expertise in all aspects of employment law, including dealing with disciplinary and performance issues, discrimination, dismissal, breach of contract, pay and benefits and business restructures. He is also a highly experienced Employment Tribunal advocate and has handled several multi-day discrimination claims on behalf of clients.
Peter holds a Masters degree in Law and Employment Relations from the University of Leicester. In ‘Chambers UK, A Client’s Guide to the Legal Profession 2019’ he is once again recognised as a ‘Notable Practitioner’ in employment law. Chambers quotes a client as follows:
"I have always found him to be extremely knowledgeable, polite and pragmatic. Nothing is too much trouble, and every query is answered professionally no matter how trivial it may be. I have great trust and respect for him."
Peter is a member of the Employment Lawyers’ Association and is a trustee of Stonepillow, a local charity helping homeless people.