Martin Williams is Head of Employment for Mayo Wynne Baxter, and has been with the firm since October 2008.
Martin is responsible for managing and coordinating the Employment Team, and specialises in advising on restructuring and redundancy programmes, TUPE transfers, equality in the workplace, restrictive covenants and data protection. He also handles a variety of tribunal cases, providing a complete service to clients by conducting its own advocacy. Martin also has a wealth of experience dealing with complex employment issues in partnership and director disputes and plays an invaluable part of the firm's Professional Practices team.
Martin qualified as a Solicitor in 2002 and since then has specialised in employment work. He gained invaluable experience with a Crawley based practice, and prior to working in the profession, was in the arts for 12 years where he managed orchestras in both the UK and USA. Martin is also a member of Employment Lawyers Association.
At work Martin has particular interest in data protection within the employment arena, and he will frequently present seminars and training sessions to clients and associates.
Martin Williams is an outstanding employment lawyer with remarkable, detailed and outstanding capabilities, not withstanding his determination to deliver the best outcome for his clients. Martin was extrememly clear at all times, took a transparent, honest and fair approach and the advice provided by him proved to be invaluable whilst saving me tens of thousands of pounds in potential costs. I trust Martin implicitly and he exceeded my expectations under very challenging circumstances. It is without hesitation that I would recommend his services.
Denise, Classic Consulting (UK) ltd
Thank you again for all your support throughout the most stressful period of my life, you were truly a breath of fresh air to deal with. You showed empathy and understanding, unfortunately, something a lot of solicitors lack. I have been so impressed with your service.
As usual we appreciated the very clear, commercial approach provided in your advice.
Many thanks for your support in dealing with this matter. Your assistance is greatly appreciated by myself and the rest of the Directors here and we are satisfied with the outcome. It has been a pleasure to work with you and I would like to thank you personally for the time you have invested in managing this process and for your advice and support along the way. I would not hesitate at all in recommending you to others.
Ms C, Shoreham
Whilst I recognise you are 'only doing what you do best' the process you have worked through on my behalf is not something which most senior execs have to go through and is, thus, something very much out of the ordinary for us. Your advice and support were of great value to me, literally and figuratively! I would certainly be recommending your services to anyone who finds himself of similar need to mine in the future.
Mr S of Warwickshire
Martin Williams has provided an exceptional service on both occasions that I have instructed his company. His professionalism, knowledge and calm, considered approach instils great confidence in his clients whilst swiftly, expertly and cost-effectively delivering the required result. I would not hesitate to use Martin and his company again.
Melanie Beck, Director, The Ultimate Image
"The process of transferring the staff across was achieved without too much fuss...Your employment team's advice and guidance certainly helped us through the potential minefield ensuring that we didn’t step on anything nasty!"
Age Concern, Eastbourne