Nathan has two decades of experience in contentious employment law and advises a range of organisations and high-net-worth individuals. He specialises in cases concerning discrimination, whistleblowing, employment matters arising out of Financial Conduct Authority-regulated organisations, and advising clients in the hotel, education, healthcare and charity sectors.
Nathan is also an experienced governor for Ravensbourne University London, specialising in digital media and design. He sits on the Board of Governors and the Audit Committee, and Chairs the HR & RemComm.
We have used Nathan Donaldson for over 14 years. The advice we receive is always commercially focused and reflects the business partnering approach adopted by their employment team.
Chief Operating Officer, Edwardian Group
Nathan is a brilliant employment law specialist. I have worked with Nathan for over 15 years. Highly pragmatic lawyer who understands the pressures we are under to deliver results whilst staying within the law
Proprietor Independant HR Consultancy
“He is well known for his skill in handling tribunal litigation.”
Chambers & Partners UK 2016
Nathan is a “very good tactician and provides practical advice.”
Chambers & Partners UK, 2015
“Nathan Donaldson … earns market approval for his burgeoning employment practice which sees him represent a wide range of corporate clients. He’s spot on with regards to the law and he dispenses very sound advice.”
Chambers & Partners UK, 2014
Nathan Donaldson is recognised for “thinking outside the box and devising solutions," as well as for his "technical mastery of the law.”
Legal 500, 2012
Member of the Employment Lawyers Association
|2018||Keystone Law | Consultant Solicitor|
|2013 - 2018||Collyer Bristow LLP | Partner|
|2013||Radisson / Edwardian Group | In-house Employment Counsel|
|2010 - Present||Ravensbourne University London | Governor|
|2009 - 2013||DWF LLP | Partner|
|2005 - 2009||KSB Law / DAC Beachcroft LLP | Partner|
|1999 - 2005||Levenes Solicitors | Partner & Co-head of Employment Team|
|1998||Qualified as a Solicitor|
|1996 - 1998||Osmund Gaunt & Rose | Trainee Solicitor|