Employment Solicitors in Barbican and City of London

We offer legal and strategic employment advice to employers, employees and executives. We have the expertise and experience to achieve the best possible outcome for you, whatever your employment law problem.

Sycamore House Address

Simpson Millar LLP Solicitors
Sycamore House
5 Sycamore Street (on the corner of Baltic Street and Baltic Street West)
London EC1Y 0SG

Tel: 0345 357 9400
New client helpline: 0808 129 3320
Fax: 0345 357 9449

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We are consistently ranked in the top 6 London firms for employee clients by Chambers and Partners and Legal 500..

Chambers and Partners 2017

Nationwide firm with a well-regarded London team that represents trades unions and employees.

Areas of specialism include severance negotiations, wrongful dismissal and equal pay disputes. Regularly represents clients in both the Employment Tribunal and the Employment Appeal Tribunal.

Described as “Very professional and provide an excellent level of customer service”, “The team is extremely responsive.”

Work highlights Continued to advise AOAE on the various legal and industrial avenues the union is using to challenge the employer’s unilateral change to the working practices of its members.
Provides ongoing advice to BALPA on the collective negotiations to facilitate a successful conclusion to outstanding litigation relating to the closure of BMI Baby in 2012.

Significant clients FDA, GMB, Immigration Services Union, Communication Workers Union, RSPB Staff Association.

Joy Drummond focuses on advising trades unions and their members, with expertise in matters concerning equal opportunities and equal pay. Clients say: “She has a fantastic ability of getting to the core of the issue and offers invaluable and pragmatic advice, support, guidance and representation.”

The Legal 500 - The Clients Guide to Law Firms

The Legal 500 2017

“Simpson Millar LLP’s team has an extensive track record acting for trade unions such as the CWU, Aircrew Officers Association Europe (AOAE) and Unionline. Key partner Joy Drummond has been assisting the FDA on a number of claims brought by members employed by the Crown Prosecution Service regarding holiday pay under Working Time Regulations. Aneil Balgobin is another name to note.”


Joy went over and above given the employer wanted a two part agreement and completion was within 24 hours. Thank you.

The service received was prompt and professional. Joy minimised the amount of legal jargon and was easy to understand!

Our service provides immediate, direct access to your legal advisor and is:

  • Tailored to your goals
  • Responsive and proactive
  • Confidential
  • Priced competitively with fixed fee for first meeting (no charge for the first call)

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Why Choose Simpson Millar for legal advice?

  • A dedicated team of Solicitors who strive for excellence in everything they do
  • All our staff are passionate about helping, and strive to give a 1st class service
  • We are understanding and patient through what can be a very difficult time
  • Recommended in Legal 500 and Chambers as a respected practice
  • There are no hidden charges
  • Winners of numerous accolades and awards recognising our expertise
  • Simpson Millar are a national law firm and can help you no matter where you are, in the UK with offices in:
    • London (Barbican)
    • Wimbledon
    • Kingston
    • Manchester
    • Leeds
    • Bristol
    • Cardiff
    • Lancaster

No matter where you are in the UK our solicitors are here to help.

We are always happy to answer any legal questions you may have. Contact us today to speak with one of our expert solicitors in London who can then arrange a consultation.

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Aneil Balgobin | Partner, Head of Employment Law | Simpson Millar LLP - London & Wimbledon

Aneil Balgobin
Partner, Head of Employment Law

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Joy Drummond - Employment Law Solicitor - London

Joy Drummond
Partner, Employment Law

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