Euan Lawrence joined Blacks Solicitors in 2006 where he trained and qualified in 2008. He became a Partner in the Employment team in 2019.
He specialises in providing clear, practical advice on workplace disputes and other aspects of employment law to employers (predominantly owner‑managed businesses) and individual employees.
Particular areas of strength include drafting and negotiating settlement agreements, advising on exit strategies, preparing service agreements, advising on TUPE transfers (related to business sales, tendering for public sector contracts and intra-group transfers) and contesting Employment Tribunal claims.
Euan has considerable experience of presenting on a variety of topics to clients and business contacts both through Blacks and his involvement with a BNI networking group (of which he has been a member for over 10 years). He has also appeared on BBC Radio Leeds, Radio Aire, FixRadio, LBC Radio, Radio Ulster, U105, UCB, talkSPORT and BBC Look North discussing the practical application of employment law in the workplace.
Euan has also been recognised by The Legal 500 for his “enthusiastic and extremely dedicated” approach.