Aldred, Hilary (Partner)
Hilary is a partner in our employment team specialising in both contentious and non-contentious employment issues. She joined Penningtons in 2012 from a top 50 law firm and deals with all aspects of tribunal work, including appeals to the Employment Appeal Tribunal, and is also experienced in a wide range of HR problems, policies and strategy. She has advised a number of clients on the management of reorganisations and redundancy programmes, and also has expertise in trade union matters, including collective disputes.
Hilary regularly appears as an advocate in the employment tribunal covering matters from straightforward unfair dismissal claims to complex discrimination and whistleblowing disputes. She is also experienced in dealing with senior terminations including negotiated exits, restrictive covenants and injunctions. She is recognised as a leader in her field by both Chambers Guide to the UK Legal Profession and The Legal 500.
Penningtons Manches LLP is a commercial law firm with a particular emphasis on the technology, education and leisure sectors.