Mandy Perry

Of Counsel
Employment Law

Mandy Perry, of counsel in the London office, is a member of the Employment Group. Mandy’s practice includes acting in high value litigation disputes in the High Court and Employment Tribunal where she has gained particular experience in advising on whistleblowing, restrictive covenant issues and cross-border jurisdiction issues.

Mandy specialises in all aspects of contentious and non-contentious employment law and advises clients across diverse sectors with particular emphasis on corporate, real estate and technology clients.

Mandy advises on the strategy and handling of redundancies, wrongful and unfair dismissals, TUPE, discrimination disputes, financial services remuneration practices, data protection and a full spectrum of employment-related legal issues.

Legal 500 describe Mandy as “very experienced and knowledgeable.” She is an accomplished speaker and regularly provides client training on legal updates and diversity matters and presents on all aspects of the employment relationship.

Mandy Perry
  • Advised a multi-national money transfer business throughout an extremely complex expenses investigation and gross misconduct dismissal, together with detailed grievance and whistle-blowing investigations from two employees, successfully settling one (on very favourable terms) and achieving a complete dismissal of claims against the other after an appeal to the EAT.
  • Advised a leading global recycling and manufacturing company on a collective consultation exercise involving a large-scale redundancy, closure and voluntary benefits reduction exercise in two of its UK sites.
  • Advised and represented a leading financial institution in relation to grievance and disciplinary proceedings involving whistleblowing, personal injury and discrimination allegations and successfully avoiding any resulting claim. 
  • Defended an international software company against a multi-strand discrimination, unfair dismissal and whistleblowing claim by a vexatious litigant. 
  • Advised a European bank in relation to employee aspects of an asset management merger including implementing a complete harmonisation of terms and conditions by way of dismissal and re-engagement. 
  • Defending a high profile fund management firm against a sex and race discrimination, sexual harassment, victimisation and bonus claim by an existing employee, achieving a swift and favourable settlement.
  • Advised leading American investment bank in relation to a stress claim brought by an employee.
  • Obtained various disclosure orders and a springboard injunction for a client against a former employee and a third party company, preventing them from dealing with each other or with the client’s products for three years.
Select Publications
  • Spanish
Admitted In
  • England and Wales

  • Post Graduate Diploma in Law , Commendation, Manchester Metropolitan University, 1997
  • B.A., Honors, University of Essex, 1990
  • Recommended individual: Employment: employers and senior executives, Legal 500 UK 2015
  • Orrick Community Responsibility Award, 2014
  • Recommended individual: Employment: employers and senior executives, Legal 500 UK 2013
  • Law Society of England and Wales
  • Employment Lawyers' Association
  • International Bar Association

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