Seán Lavin Partner

Seán led the firm’s employment group for over a decade and has over 25 years’ experience advising employers on all aspects of employment law.

Seán advises corporate clients on TUPE, collective and union issues, the employment aspects of mergers and acquisitions, team moves and restrictive covenants, boardroom and executive disputes and Employment Tribunal claims.

What people are saying


"A very seasoned litigator with very good strategic and tactical sense of where to go in a litigation."

Chambers HNW 2020

"Seán 'handles the employment aspects of M&A, as well as boardroom-level disputes and Employment Tribunal claims'."

The UK Legal 500 2017

"Seán Lavin is 'very quick to grasp the client's concerns and he's incredibly commercial and solution-driven.' One client notes that 'he will always find the best solution, but in the simplest way.'"

Chambers UK 2017

"Lavin’s advice is 'clear, concise and pithy'."

The UK Legal 500 2015

"Seán Lavin is described as 'an urbane and pragmatic lawyer who gets a good deal for his clients'."

Chambers UK 2015

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