Advisory Board Member
Partner at Eversheds Sutherland

Emma is a partner of Eversheds Sutherland and is one of the firm’s leading collective labour law and industrial relations lawyers.

She has extensive experience in helping companies with difficult labour relations issues and resolving collective disputes, and has advised on some of the most high-profile labour disputes in recent years. Emma’s role goes beyond her expert legal advice on complex areas of law, but also includes helping employers with union negotiations; staff engagement and worker voice; managing stakeholder relations; and assisting clients to develop their industrial relations strategy.

Emma is an accomplished public speaker and thought leader regularly speaking at industry events and on behalf of the Employment Lawyers’ Association.  She is widely published on labour law matters, frequently delivers training to clients on employment/labour law and hosts thought-leadership dinners on key developments in labour law.

Endorsements in Chambers & Partners Guide and Legal 500 state that Emma is “unflappable” and “a stand-out individual in terms of industrial relations issues placed in a business context”.