Meet our team / Jainika Patel

Jainika Patel


Solicitor in the employment team

My role

I am a solicitor in the employment team and advise on contentious and non-contentious matters.

My experience

My experience has been primarily focused on supporting clients to successfully defend employment tribunal proceedings, ranging from monetary complaints to complex unfair dismissal, whistleblowing and discrimination claims. I have represented employers at the tribunal for preliminary hearings for case management and interlocutory applications, single day final hearings and judicial mediation.

My specialisms

  • Defending tribunal claims


My latest articles

Fire and rehire: How to keep your boat afloat
Fire and rehire: How to keep your boat afloat

For those of us who have endured a choppy cross channel journey, the mention of P&O Ferries will invoke some nauseous memories.