Caroline Lewis – Senior associate

Caroline is an experienced employment lawyer, who trained with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, and then moved to advise union representatives and their members at Rowley Ashworth Solicitors. She moved to New York in 2000 and worked in the international labour rights field for the UN specialised agency, the International Labour Organisation and then the nongovernmental organisation, Social Accountability International (SAI), advising companies on the legal rights of their factory workforces. While at SAI, she qualified as a social auditor for the SA8000 labour code and developed, in association with UN Women the Gender Equity Seal (a code for measuring gender inequality in the workplace) and produced a guide for UK Aid for auditors visiting garment factories in India. (Both are publicly available here: http://www.saintl.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=Page.ViewPage&pageId=1519). Since returning to the UK, Caroline has worked with the niche law firm McAllister Olivarius dealing with cases of whistleblowing, sexual harassment in the workplace and revenge porn.

At Redmans, she advises on non-contentious and contentious employment law cases and is currently training to qualify as a workplace mediator.

Qualifications

BA (Oxford University)

LLM in Labour Law (University of London)

Diploma in Law (College of Law)

Areas of expertise

Contentious

Unfair dismissal claims
All types of discrimination claims
Breach of contract claims
Wrongful dismissal claims
Restrictive covenants and confidentiality issues
Bonus and commission disputes

Non-contentious

Negotiating and drafting contracts of employment
Confidentiality agreements
Data protection
Advice on handling discipline and grievance issues
Advice on implementing redundancies and re-organisations
Advice on handling dismissals and internal appeals
Drafting compromise agreements for both employers and employees and negotiating exit packages

Memberships

Law Society
Employment Lawyers Association

Our awards

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Please feel free to discuss your own position and concerns. Contact your nearest office on:

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Testimonials

4.75 Average

193 Reviews

Mark W

Most professional from start to finish offering very a personal service. Most impressive and quick when dealing with the matters in hand.

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I am very glad I came across Redmans Solicitors. Fantastic service!

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Anonymous

Fantastic communication, always happy to answer queries, highly recommended.

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Wavenie B

They were very straight to the point, friendly and understanding people. I felt they had my best interest. They were easy to get hold of, replies were almost instant. 5/5 for customer service

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Christina P

Caroline was fantastic to work with - extremely knowledgeable, supportive, thorough and honest. I definitely recommend Redmans!

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Anonymous

Very well done and fast support. Professional and reliable. Highly recommended!

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Helene L

They were very knowledgable in the respected area in terms of change in law/regulations that is crucial for the clients who are seeking for legal arvice.

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Sara R

Very helpful and wonderful advice

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Marie D

very good service all digitalised

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Philip H

Chris Hadrill handled my case with great accuracy and efficiency. Basically made it feel like a process without hassle. Doesn't try to expand the case just for greater fees. I value his professional advice highly.

Posted 3 weeks ago

Michael W

Professional, responsive and supportive - excellent service!

Posted 4 weeks ago

Anonymous

I was really happy with the service provided. I had to chase a couple of time but despite that, my matter was dealt with in a timely manor. I would use again in the future

Posted 4 weeks ago

Lee M

Superb service and always available

Posted 1 month ago

Jonathan S

I was very grateful for the support I received from Redmans during a very difficult period. Rana Tandon really got under the skin of my issue and understood what was important to me, steering me carefully and sensibly to an outcome I was very happy with. I would recommend Redmans to anyone else without any reservations whatsoever.

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Mohamed A

Super helpful and efficient, trustworthy service

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Anonymous

efficient, responsive and effective

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Andrew B

Very good service

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Anonymous

Excellent service, compassionate and a good outcome

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Anonymous

I had an employment issue which required legal advice. Chris was very supportive and knowledgeable, resulting in an optimum resolution in my favour. Would definitely recommend.

Posted 1 month ago

David M

Very professional and first-rate advice. I would use again. With thanks,

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