Tessa is a consultant in the Employment and business immigration team. She advises companies and individuals on all aspects of employment law from appointment to dismissal and tribunal claims. Tessa also deals with business immigration including applications for sponsorship licences, investors, entrepreneurs, residency, short term visas and illegal working.
Tessa acts for small to large companies from various sectors including non-UK companies setting up business in the UK.
Tessa has particular expertise in dealing with contentious terminations and advising City workers on terminations/settlement agreements. She specialises in equality and diversity issues and in particular, disability discrimination.
Tessa’s publications on employment and immigration law include articles in the Guardian, People Management, Reward, the Recruiter and New Law Journal. Media work includes four interviews on Resonance FM (the Workplace). She has also participated in an international webinar on the legal aspects of executive coaching for the ACEC.