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Polly Jones

Polly Jones

Professional Support Lawyer

About

Polly Jones is a Professional Support Lawyer in the Employment team.

Polly specialises in all areas of contentious and non-contentious employment law including discrimination, family rights, redundancy and unfair dismissal.  She acts for Claimants and Respondents and also offers HR and employment corporate support.

Recent Experience

  • Advising in relation to the new apprenticeship regime. Advice included the new apprenticeship levy which came into force in April 2017; how employers can take advantage of the scheme, performance management and termination
  • Advising in relation to social media and the work place; the importance of a comprehensive social media policy and disciplinary proceedings when this is not adhered to
  • Advising in relation to part-time discrimination of workers who were paid 50% of a full time salary, but who worked more than 50% of a full-time workers shift pattern.