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New partner hire strengthens Brabners’ employment team

New partner hire strengthens Brabners’ employment team

Thursday 18th June 2015

Commercial law firm Brabners has strengthened its employment team at a senior level with the appointment of Matthew Yates as Partner.

Matthew joins the firm’s Manchester office from DWF, where he spent 12 years. He held various posts at DWF including heading up its employment teams in Manchester, Leeds and the North East.

Matthew has experience in advising a wide range of businesses in various sectors and jurisdictions on employment matters including TUPE and collective consultation, restrictive covenants, senior executive terminations, trade union matters and discrimination. He has a particular interest and expertise in advising businesses in the logistics sector.

Mark Brandwood, Managing Partner of Brabners said: “Matthew brings significant expertise to the role and his credentials are a strategic fit with the existing team. His recruitment is consistent with our strategy of hiring the best talent to boost the skills of our established teams and support our ambitious growth plans.”

Matthew commented: “I am delighted to be joining Brabners, the firm has an outstanding reputation across the North West and beyond and provides an excellent fit with my logistics sector expertise.  I am looking forward to continuing the firm’s involvement with this sector both on a national level and internationally.”

For further information please contact:
Anne Griffiths, PR Manager
Brabners LLP
DD 0151 600 3072
Mobile 07772 052196
Email anne.griffiths@brabners.com