Blandy & Blandy LLP Solicitors
Laura Binnie

Laura Binnie

Associate Solicitor, Employment Law

Location: Reading
Qualified as a solicitor: 2007

Download vCard

Laura Binnie is an associate solicitor in our Employment law team.

She advises both individuals (employees) and organisations (employers) on a wide range of Employment law matters, with an emphasis on contentious cases.

Laura has a great deal of experience of handling tribunal claims, ranging from unfair dismissal to lengthy discrimination cases, including conducting advocacy at hearings.

She trained with (what is now) Bond Dickinson in Bristol before joining Blandy & Blandy LLP in 2007. Laura has previously featured in Chambers UK.

She actively participates in the firm's annual programme of events, including an Employment law seminar and mock employment tribunal.

Areas of Expertise

  • Disability discrimination advice and representation, particularly relating to mental impairments
  • Disciplinary and grievance procedures
  • Employment contracts, policies and procedures
  • Negotiating settlement agreements
  • Strategic HR advice
  • Tribunal claims and procedure

Professional Memberships:

Member, Employment Lawyers Association
Member, The Law Society

Education:
Cardiff University, LPC
University of Bristol, LLB (Hons)

What our clients say...

“Laura comes highly recommended by clients, who state that she is excellent technically and brought a caring attitude in addition to excellent client service. ”

Chambers UK

“Laura did a superb job of taking care of us; she is a real credit to Blandy & Blandy.”

Client

“Thank you for all your help and support. You have been a superstar! It has been a difficult time.”

Client

“Many thanks Laura. You have been fantastic, thank you so much”

Client

“I cannot thank Laura enough for her professional approach, guidance, advice and understanding which helped me tremendously on a matter which I found extremely stressful.”

Client

“Thanks so much for your support, advice and guidance, it has been a pleasure working with you. I always felt informed and up to date”

Client

“Thank you for your compassionate and professional help Laura.”

Client

“Thank you very much. It has been a pleasure working with you and should I ever find myself or anyone close to me in this unfortunate situation again I know exactly where to come.”

Client

News & Insights

Employee With Short Service Awarded Nearly £30,000 in Race Discrimination Claim
Laura Binnie

Laura Binnie

Associate Solicitor, Employment Law

Disability Discrimination: When Do Employers Need to be Aware of Disability?
Laura Binnie

Laura Binnie

Associate Solicitor, Employment Law

Employment Law - Can Interview Tests be Discriminatory?
Laura Binnie

Laura Binnie

Associate Solicitor, Employment Law

Employment Law - When is Suspension Not a Neutral Act?
Laura Binnie

Laura Binnie

Associate Solicitor, Employment Law

Employment Appeal Tribunal Confirms Uber Drivers are ‘Workers’
Laura Binnie

Laura Binnie

Associate Solicitor, Employment Law

GDPR – Are you Ready as an Employer?
Laura Binnie

Laura Binnie

Associate Solicitor, Employment Law

Government Launches Campaign to Promote Shared Parental Leave (SPL)
Laura Binnie

Laura Binnie

Associate Solicitor, Employment Law

Employers Open to Backdated Claims for Unpaid Holiday
Laura Binnie

Laura Binnie

Associate Solicitor, Employment Law

Holiday Pay – Regular Voluntary Overtime Should be Included
Laura Binnie

Laura Binnie

Associate Solicitor, Employment Law

View More