Contributor Profile profile for Heather Platt

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Heather Platt, Barrister, Pump Court Chambers
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"She is fantastic. She is incredibly knowledgeable in employment law. She takes a great practical approach and definitely has the clients’ needs at heart."  Chambers and Partners 2014 

“She is very good technically, but also approachable, with excellent client relationship skills." Chambers and Partners 2015

In over a decade at the Bar, Heather has built an impressive reputation in Employment Law, Discrimination Law and Commercial Law. Heather represents a wide cross-section of businesses, from multinational corporations to SMEs, as well as public bodies and individuals.  She has handled numerous cases before the employment tribunals, the Employment Appeal Tribunal, the High Court and the Court of Appeal; Heather is particularly in-demand for her expertise in disability, sex and race discrimination, sexual orientation, unfair dismissal, redundancy, stress at work, bullying and harassment, whistleblowing and TUPE.  She has acted in several high-value cases for and against large organisations and public bodies, including Primary Care Trusts, schools and colleges, local authorities, housing associations, police forces and major airlines. She has acted in high value post termination disputes involving restrictive covenants and injunctive relief and also undertakes professional regulatory work.  She is ranked in Chambers and Partners 2014 and 2015 and is a qualified Workplace Mediator.

Email:  h.platt@pumpcourtchambers.com

Phone: 020 7353 0711