Priya Magar

Priya Magar

Solicitor, Employment

Priya specialises in employment law, advising clients in respect of both contentious and non-contentious matters. Her areas of employment law experience include acting for clients on Employment Tribunal matters involving claims for unfair dismissal and discrimination and providing advice to a variety of clients on day-to-day employment issues such as disciplinary and performance management, sickness, redundancy, contracts of employment, HR policies, recruitment and managing staff exits.

Priya has advised clients across a wide range of sectors including telecommunications, finance, insurance, media and retail.

Priya joined Sherrards’ employment team in February 2017, having spent 9 years at the London office of Reed Smith, where she trained and qualified. She has substantial experience working in-house and has undertaken a number of client secondments, including providing employment legal support to a multinational energy and commodities trading client and working within the employment law team at a leading telecommunications company.

Having spent time working in-house within a client’s a corporate environment, Priya is fully aware of the importance of the commercial as well as legal considerations a client has to face and is able to provide advice tailored to those needs.