Areas of Practice: Employment
Tel: +44 (0)20 7518 0243
Email: Michael Farrelly
Michael Farrelly is a partner and head of the Employment Group.
Queen Mary College University of London BA (Hons) in Geography and studied law at the University of Westminster and the College of Law London.
Michael qualified in 1997 having trained at Collyer-Bristow. He took Partnership at Constant & Constant in 2003 and joined Gordon Dadds from Starr & Partners LLP in 2011.
Michael advises on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious employment law including HR support, training, contracts and policies, termination and representation in tribunals and civil courts. He also works closely with our company commercial department on transactional work.
Michael is equally happy acting for both employers and employees and has advised across a broad spectrum of sectors including shipping, property and construction, technology, financial, media and charities.
Michael is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association and the Irish International Business Network.
Michael is a regular contributor to trade and specialist legal publications and bulletins on matters of interest in the field of employment law.
GDNEWS - Winter 2012 "Employment Compensation Cap Progression or Regression?" Article by Michael Farrelly - View Article
GDNEWS - Winter 2011 " 'Tis the Season to be Jolly" Article by Michael Farrelly - View Article
People Management - 21 July 2011 - "Redundancies from the News of the World" - Article by Michael Farrelly - View Article
GDNEWS - Summer 2011 "Retirement – are we there yet?" Article by Michael Farrelly - View Article
When he is not running around after his two young sons, Michael likes to play golf and follow his favourite football team QPR. He also enjoys skiing and when possible retreating with his family to his “bolt hole” in Donegal on the North West coast of Ireland.