Formidable team of specialist employment barristers offering advice and representation

3PB’s employment law group offers expert advisory and advocacy services to private and public sector employers and individuals, as well as service providers and businesses across all areas of employment law including unfair dismissal, discrimination, equal pay, industrial disputes, executive contracts, wrongful dismissals, restrictive covenants, whistleblowing, TUPE, injunctions, pensions disputes and disciplinary proceedings.

Practising out of each of Chambers’ six UK locations, our team offers the highest standards of legal, practical and tactical advice on both contentious and non-contentious matters. Our barristers routinely provide advocacy services in Employment Tribunals, the High Court and County Courts, as well as in appellate jurisdictions of all levels.

Our services are also available to in-house legal advisers, HR Directors and others by direct professional access services and by public access.

Our hallmark is the knowledgeable, expert but pragmatic approach that we take to employment law issues, while building friendly, long term relationships with our clients. We work with HR, legal and professional teams to create cost-effective solutions to their employment matters, in a fast changing legal environment.

Craig Ludlow is the team's Head of Group, with Karen Moss as Deputy Head.

The Legal 500 2021 Bar directory lists the group Top Tier in South Eastern, Tier 2 in Western and Tier 3 in London. The directory, which lists ten of 3PB's team as leading Juniors in employment, with 15 rankings in total says that 3PB has a 'strong, client-focused employment group that is able to deliver strong advocates on short notice', with ‘accessible and user-friendly’ employment practitioners. The team "acts for claimants and respondents alike across the full gamut of employment matters. The set has particular expertise in public sector work in the local authority, education and health care contexts, as well as transport and technology-related matters in the private sector".

Chambers & Partners 2021 directory says: A set with an excellent profile in discrimination law and other employment issues. In addition to claimants, the barristers have defended government departments and other high-ranking public bodies in complex claims. The set has strength in areas including whistle-blower protection, equal pay and union matters.

Client service: "They always provide an absolutely amazing service – they're always going out of their way to help us."

The group's practice management team can be reached here.

The employment and discrimination team regularly produces newsletters, articles, videos and podcasts on topical employment law issues.

You can find all of our content in one page by going to our Employment Law Resources Hub.

For more information about pricing please visit this page.

Craig Ludlow 560x670

Head of Group

Craig Ludlow

Telephone: 020 7583 8055

Karen MOSS 560x670

Deputy Head of Group

Karen Moss

Telephone: 020 7583 8055

K7010 3PB Russell Porter

Practice Director

Russell Porter

Telephone: 01865 793 736