UK Top 50 law firm Birketts has welcomed Charlotte Sloan as a Legal Director in its recently opened Sevenoaks office. Charlotte will be leading the region's Employment Team and is part of the firm's Education Sector Team.
Charlotte qualified in 2009 and has been working in the Southern offices of Irwin Mitchell LLP for the past 10 years, where she headed up the Gatwick employment team and played a leading role in respect of the firm's national education sector strategy in relation to the independent schools and FE sector.
Charlotte brings with her a wealth of experience advising businesses and organisations across the South on a wide variety of contentious and non-contentious aspects of employment law, with a highly regarded reputation in helping employers to strategically and commercially resolve disputes with employees and assisting organisations in promoting a positive culture for staff.
Charlotte regularly speaks at events and delivers training on topical employment law issues and will be speaking at the Sevenoaks Early Birds webinar on 7 July.
Charlotte said: "I'm delighted to have joined Birketts at such an exciting time of growth and look forward to working with my new colleagues in Sevenoaks and across the firm in supporting businesses and education clients throughout the South with all their legal needs and learning more about all the great tools Birketts have developed to support clients."
Jeanette Wheeler, Partner and Head of Employment and Immigration at Birketts said: "We are very excited that Charlotte has joined our team. She has a fantastic client-centered approach and brings with her a wide breadth of knowledge and experience that we know is going to be a massive benefit for the firm and our clients across the South and in the education sector."