Mary is a partner in our Employment and Retail teams.

With over 20 years of experience in employment law, Mary has a commercial and proactive approach to her advice. Mary specialises in corporate support, TUPE, high-level recruitment, severance and remuneration packages and high-worth employee negotiations.

Mary’s experience covers retail, food, manufacturing, transport and public sectors.

Having previously been a specialist advocate in the criminal courts she is no stranger to the Employment Tribunal and relishes contentious matters and the tactics involved. She mainly specialises in respondent-based tribunals.

She is a trusted advisor to many large employers including Wren Kitchens, Heron Foods, Oak Furnitureland, Moss, AO, Ocado, British Garden Centres, Crew Clothing, Arc Inspirations Pavers Shoes and JCT600.

Mary is highly rated by key legal directories The Legal 500 and Chambers UK. The former describes her as “assiduous in looking after her clients” whilst the latter states she is “technically very strong with a good knowledge of the law”.