Stephen Levinson is a consultant in the Employment team. He acts for senior executives exiting their positions or looking to take up new employment and for employers with similar issues. Stephen also regularly advises companies on handling difficult problems involving senior executives, trustees or within partnerships as well as corporate employment law issues.
Should negotiations fail to resolve a conflict, Stephen is an ADR Group Accredited Civil and Commercial Mediator and an experienced litigator, with extensive experience at every level from Tribunal to the Supreme Court.
Stephen’s clients include employers in the leisure, retail and hotel sectors. He also has extensive experience of employment issues in schools as well as City-based institutions. Stephen is a member of the International and Legislative & Policy Committees of the Employment Lawyers Association and is a Vice-President of the Industrial Law Society and the Chair of the Employment Appeal Tribunal Users Group. His expertise is often called upon by the leading employment publications for comment on the latest cases and legislative changes. On behalf of the Employment Lawyers Association he is often involved in consultation with Government policy advisors concerning new law. Stephen is also a member of the editorial boards of Employment Law Briefing, Industrial Law Journal and Employment Law Journal.
Stephen has managed many leading reported cases including:
Stephen was recommended in the Legal 500 2014 for Employment Law
Founder member of the Employment Committee of the Law Society of England and Wales
Former Chair and now Vice President of the Industrial Law Society
Former Treasurer of the Employment Lawyers Association and a member of its Management Committee
Member of the Editorial Committee, the International Committee and the Legislative & Policy Committees of the Employment Lawyers Association
Member of the Editorial Committee of the Industrial Law Journal
|2013||Keystone Law | Consultant Solicitor|
|2008-2013||RadcliffesLeBrasseur | Partner, Employment Department|
|2005-2008||Manches | Partner, Employment Department|
|2002-2005||Maclay Murray & Spens | Partner and Head of Employment (London)|
|1999-2002||KLegal | Partner and Head of Employment (UK)|
|1976-1999||Paisner & Co | Partner and Head of Employment Law|
|1976||Qualified as a Solicitor|