Employment Law

At Setfords we pride ourselves on explaining the law and your legal position clearly and concisely, providing you with pragmatic, individual advice.

We advise employees of all experience working in many different industries, with particular expertise in assisting senior executives and business directors.

We can assist with:

Employment Tribunal proceedings

Settlement agreements / termination of employment


Employment documentation

Restraints of trade / restrictive covenants

Lawyers in focus

James Wilkes

James Wilkes – Director

James has a robust, commercial and results orientated approach to cases which is ideally aligned to Setfords’ core values of clear communication, timely delivery and value for money.

James primarily acts for regional SME’s and high net worth private individuals although often acts for national PLCs as part of a larger project team.

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"Thank you so much for all your help over a rather long time! I've always found you to be professional but kind, with a brilliantly speedy response time, and above all, particularly at the beginning of our association, patient with my emotional state and the many silly questions which came out of it."...