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Employment and HR Services

Employment law can be a minefield, and business owners and HR professionals alike need to be aware of their legal obligations at all times. If your organisation requires expert HR advice from a qualified legal team to support these obligations, Clough & Willis are here to help. 

With our employment law and HR services, you can receive up-to-date specialist guidance and expert representation on a wide range of employment law issues, including:

With the right legal advice and HR support, Clough & Willis can help you maintain your legal responsibilities to members of your staff under all circumstances, avoiding or significantly reducing the risk of a costly employment tribunal claim. 

For more information on our employment law services, call us on 0800 083 0815, or fill out our online enquiry form to request a call back at your convenience.

How we can help

At Clough & Willis, our experienced team of employment law solicitors specialise in providing HR advice and support to companies of all sizes, through our dedicated employment law and HR consulting service Employers Advantage

This offering is tailored to the size and needs of your business. Some clients choose to use Employers Advantage as an on-demand legal resource for their HR staff, while other companies adopt an HR outsourcing model, with Clough & Willis essentially acting as their HR department. 

Our employment and HR services team is headed by Clough & Willis partner and head of litigation Chris Macwilliam, a member of the Employment Lawyers Association. Chris has been with our firm since 1981, and has proven expertise in working with both owner-managed businesses and established HR professionals on a range of employment law issues. 

Get in touch

Speak to us today to find out how our HR services can help you to manage your workforce effectively. With accessible offices in Bolton and Bury, we are well positioned to help out individuals and businesses of all sizes. 

Call us on 0800 083 0815, or fill out the online enquiry form on the side of this page to request a call back from a member of our employment law team. 

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What Our Clients Say

I am so pleased with how Mr Macwilliam handled my case. He was extremely helpful and patient with us. I would recommend him 100% to anyone who needed a solicitor.

Mr Ashfaq

We used Clough & Willis because we believe Chris Macwilliam is the best solicitor in his field within the Bury area possibly within the Manchester / North West area. We would highly recommend Clough & Willis to family and friends.

Mr Smith

I would like to say I am extremely grateful to all at Clough & Willis. I enjoyed the fact that I could ring at any point and speak to Mr Macwilliam and always be given his full co-operation and time. I was never rushed to finish the call! I would also like to add, Mr Macwilliam kept me so up to date with my case, I always felt in the loop, I almost felt like I was the only client and felt the service was very personnel! Thank you and all the best!

Ms Broadbent-Davies

I greatly appreciated Mr Macwilliam's handling of my claim. His expertise made the whole process so easy for me and I am highly satisfied with the outcome. Many thanks.

Mr Addy

Christopher Macwilliam was excellent throughout my claim. He listened carefully and always kept me up to date. Everything was handled in a highly professional manner and I cannot speak highly enough of Chris and the company as a whole.

Mr Saunders

Mr Macwilliam has been very patient as my husband is dyslexic, some things needed explaining a few times and in other ways so Alan could understand. The interim payments were a huge help while the claim was going through.

Mrs Bonney

I was pleased with the professional and efficient manner with which my claim was dealt with. It was an unusual claim / incident but Mr Macwilliam put time and effort into understanding the dental side of the issue. I am very pleased with the outcome.

Mrs Johnson

Mr Macwilliam dealt with my case exactly how I had hoped. He was extremely professional throughout and always kept me up to date with the progress that was being made.

Mr Leech

I am writing to express our gratitude for all your hard work in securing a very good payment for the accident.

Mrs Plaskett

This was the second occasion that Chris Macwilliam has helped me to settle a problem. I have always found him to be very professional, patient and an extremely good listener. If I require the services of a solicitor in the future I would definitely contact Clough & Willis. I have recommended the firm on numerous occasions.

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I was very happy with the service I received at Clough & Willis. Everything was explained clearly and patiently and each request I made was dealt with efficiently. I am happy with my outcome and would definitely recommend them to friends.

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