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Leeds: 0113 244 6100

Sheffield: 0114 267 5588


Wrigleys has a specialist employment team, working for all kinds of organisations where high quality employment law advice is required.


Areas of work include:

  • Employment contracts.
  • Policies and handbooks.
  • Employment Tribunals.
  • Reorganisations and redundancies.
  • Discrimination law.
  • TUPE.
  • Employee involvement.

Key Sectors

As a pre-eminent private client and third sector firm, Wrigleys employment team specialises in acting for clients in the following sectors:

  • Charities.
  • Social enterprises.
  • Schools, colleges and universities.
  • Estates and families.



"I’d also like to say a huge thank you for your help and support this term.  You have a way of cutting to the heart of issues and providing sensible, calm and precise advice. You keep us out of trouble as a result!"

David Boyd, Deputy Head Teacher John Kyrle High School


of the Wrigleys employment team, Chambers & Partners comment:

A fantastic, knowledgeable, helpful team.They are exceptional professionals with outstanding practices.”


of Dr John McMullen, Chambers & Partners commends his:

"knowledge and expertise" and acknowledges that "He is very thorough and has a no-nonsense approach"


of Sue King, Chambers & Partners comment:

Clients "enjoy working with her because she is patient and thorough and her advice is practical, informative and sound"


of Chris Billington, Legal 500 comment:



Employment Law

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Dr John McMullen


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Chris Billington


Meet the team

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Dr John McMullen


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Sue King


Chris Billington View Biography

Chris Billington


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Published by ARK Group £345.00 Review by Caroline Bielanska, TEP, Solicitor, Independent Consultant, trainer and author

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Abolition of event fees

What could this mean for co-housing & community-led housing?

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Employment Breakfast Briefing: Redundancy Handling: A practical guide - 17 April 2018

Date: 17 Apr 2018

Venue: Radisson Blu, Leeds

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Date: 25 Apr 2018


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Employment Law Update for Charities 2018

Date: 26 Jun 2018

Venue: Hilton Leeds City, Neville Street, Leeds

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