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Dr John McMullen

Email: john.mcmullen@wrigleys.co.uk

Telephone: 0113 204 5706

Office: Leeds

Department: Charities & Social Economy

Position: Partner

Dr John McMullen

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John has over 25 years experience in employment law and is noted as being a strategic thinker and leader in his field as well as being a practical hands-on lawyer. 

He is one of the leading lawyers in the UK with a national and international reputation. 

John is regarded as the leading expert in the UK on Transfer of Undertakings and he also has an international reputation in that field. 

He is variously described as the "TUPE guru", the "king of TUPE" and "Mr TUPE".  As well as being a writer and commentator on transfers, he advises the public, private and third sectors on the subject.  This includes wide experience in mergers and acquisitions, outsourcing, franchising and complex restructuring. 

He has extensive expertise in all areas of employment law including redundancies and restructuring, information and consultation, discrimination and high level executive termination of employment. 

An all round employment law adviser, he is an editor of Harvey on Industrial Relations and Employment Law, the practitioner's "bible". 

Testimonials:

"His knowledge of TUPE is second to none. He is always up to date and has the ability to break down the most complicated question and answer it accurately and succinctly." (Chambers & Partners)

"Field leader in TUPE" (Legal 500)

Professional memberships:

  • Visiting Professor of Law, Durham University
  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts
  • Fellow of the Society for Advanced Legal Studies
  • Executive Committee Member, Industrial Law Society
  • Member, Employment Lawyers Association
  • Member, European Employment Lawyers Association
  • Member, International Bar Association

Publications:

 

Property fraud: Taking steps to help safeguard against forgery

In this article we look at what action can be taken to specifically safeguard against forgery of documents relating to ownership of your property.

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Paying For Residential Care: A Guide For Private Client Practitioners. – A new publication from Wrigleys

Our book launch saw solicitor and author Austin Thornton introduce his book; Paying For Residential Care: A Guide For Private Client Practitioners

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Carillion and schools

There has been a lot in the news about the appointment of a liquidator for Carillion and what this could mean for existing contracts with schools.

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The Academies Event 2018: The future of state schooling

Date: 28 Feb 2018

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The 2nd Regional Learning Improvement and Innovation Show

Date: 01 Mar 2018

Venue:

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Through the Maze 2018

Date: 07 Mar 2018

Venue: Radisson Blu, Leeds

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