MacRoberts has added to its Employment Law team with the arrival of Senior Associate Eleanor Mannion. Eleanor is an accredited specialist in employment law and joins the firm from Renfrewshire Council, where she was previously Senior Employment Solicitor.

Eleanor qualified as a solicitor in the Republic of Ireland before moving to Scotland, and has worked in private practice in both Ireland and Scotland. She is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association (ELA), where she has been the Regional Representative for Scotland since 2014 and also sits on the Legislative and Policy Committee. In 2016, she was invited to sit on the Employment Tribunal Stakeholder’s Forum which advises the Scottish government on fair work practices that impact the tribunal.

MacRoberts' Employment Group is the longest established specialist team in Scotland, and advises on all areas of employment law including Employment Tribunal advocacy and EAT claims, TUPE, business immigration, pay and remuneration and employment and worker status.