Damian Kelly

Head of Employment

Damian is a Solicitor and Head of our Employment Law department and heads up the Protective Award Claims team.

He has more than 25 years’ experience in employment law, advising employees and employers on a wide range of issues including redundancy processes, settlement agreements, workplace disputes and discrimination and equality matters.

Damian has practical experience of managing large scale redundancies at work, and acted in cases following the closure of Connaught PLC, Carillion and Kodak in Leeds.

He also has experience of advocacy and representation before Courts and Employment Tribunals, and is often instructed in regulatory cases involving data privacy and protection issues.

Professional Memberships and Accreditations

Damian is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association (ELA) and a registered Solicitor with the Solicitors Regulation Authority.

He is also a member of the Industrial Law Society, the Law Society of England and Wales and the Law Society of Northern Ireland.

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