Fiona is an employment lawyer who specialises in representing individuals, predominantly senior executives, in the financial services sector. She has particular expertise in contractual disputes relating to bonus and incentive schemes and post-termination restraints, and discrimination and whistleblowing claims in the Employment Tribunal. Fiona also advises in relation to FCA regulatory matters, and advises businesses in respect of contentious and non-contentious HR and employment issues. Her practice encompasses the full spectrum of contentious and non-contentious employment and partnership matters, advising both employers and employees across a wide range of sectors.
“As well as being ‘clearly an expert in her field’, Fiona Macdonald is ‘approachable, responsive and at all times extremely pleasant’, according to interviewees. She regularly represents clients working in the financial services.”
Chambers UK (2016)
“She comes highly praised by clients, with one commenting that ‘she has a killer instinct’”.
Chambers UK (2015)
“Deeply insightful” and “a force to be reckoned with”
Chambers UK (2014)
A “thorough litigator” who is “highly aware of the big picture and strong at advising her clients on long-term strategy”
“Extremely well organised and easy to work with”
|2016||Keystone Law | Consultant Solicitor|
|2003-2016||Ferguson Solicitors now Spring Ferguson | Associate Solicitor then Partner|
|2001-2003||Dechert LLP | Trainee Solicitor|
|2003||Qualified as a Solicitor|