Leading North West employment lawyer joins Taylors as partner

Niche commercial firm Taylors Solicitors has appointed Sarah Williams to head its Employment Law team.

Sarah has previously worked at highly-regarded national law firms Thompsons and Weightmans and has established her name as one of the region’s leading employment lawyers. She is also one of relatively few GDPR specialists in the North West.

The new partner brings a high degree of business savvy. She has over 20 years’ experience both in practice and on the client-side in business and works closely with business owners and senior leaders on a range of matters including, employee relations, workforce changes and disputes resolution.

Sarah said: “Taylors’ sole focus is on commercial law which is what first attracted me. The firm also has a reputation for providing the highest quality service because it has a real understanding of its clients’ needs, business priorities and specific requirements.

“That’s because Taylors has built great long-lasting relationaships with its clients. These are often owner managers of businesses who have come to rely on personal and professional service. My Employment Law team will provide the same high calibre service.”

Elaine Hurn, managing and commercial partner at Taylors said: “Sarah’s appointment is not simply a major coup for Taylors but is great news our clients. She is a senior appointment with extensive expertise with means she can assess our clients’ needs quickly.”

With offices in Manchester and Blackburn, Taylors is purely focused on commercial law, and is committed to providing the highest quality service.