Simon R Brian LL.B (Hons)

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Simon joined MKB Solicitors in 2008 as a Partner bringing with him a wealth of experience in Employment Law and HR related issues.  He was awarded an LLB (Hons) degree in Law from the University of London and acquired his post-graduate diploma in Legal Practice from the University of Law in York.

The areas which Simon advises in relation to include:

  • Contracts of Employment & Disputes Arising
  • Wages & money matters
  • Unfair & constructive dismissals
  • Redundancies & re-organisations (including TUPE issues)
  • Disciplinary & Grievance matters
  • Terminations & Settlement Agreements
  • Representation & Advice in Employment Tribunals
  • Whistle-blowing issues
  • Preparation & Drafting of HR Policies & Procedures

Simon has studied and practised in the field of Employment Law for a number of years and is head of the firm’s Employment team.

Simon is a member of the following;

  • Employment Lawyers Association
  • Industrial Law Society
  • Leeds Law Society

Simon has published a number of articles on topical Employment Law issues and presented seminars and training on Employment Law and HR related matters.  He has also participated in consultations and working parties on behalf of the Legislative and Policy Committee of the Employment Lawyers Association in relation to new developments in Employment Laws.

Client Comments: –

“I have used MKB for years and always been very satisfied.  Very professional and prompt service as always from MKB”. 

“All enquiries and transactions carried out efficiently and within a tight timetable.  Most certainly handled to my satisfaction and with clear adherence to my wishes in the pertaining business at hand”. 

“Simon was great, explained everything in simple terms and put my mind at rest.  Very satisfied, would return to MKB again and recommend without any hesitation.  Thank you.”. 

“Mr Brian was always available to offer advice and help.  It felt a very personal service”. 

“First class.  Mr Simon Brian was honest at all times and never pushed or tried to make any decisions without my full understanding and wishes”.

“Simon Brian made me feel welcome and was very polite and friendly.  Just what you need when visiting a Solicitor.  And his feedback was prompt at all times”.