Abbas is a Solicitor working in the Employment Team at Taylor&Emmet.
Abbas joined the firm in April 2019 having previously qualified and practised as a general civil and commercial litigator at Harrowells Limited in York.
Whilst his immediate previous experience is in civil and commercial litigation, Abbas has previous experience of handling a range of employment related matters having undertaken an employment “seat” during his training contract. Abbas also studied employment law during both his undergraduate degree and post graduate diploma (respectively gained at the University of Sheffield and BPP University in Manchester).
Abbas advises on all aspects of employment law, advising both employees and employers on contentious and non-contentious issues, including disciplinary and grievance matters, dismissals and terminations, redundancies, contractual disputes, discrimination matters, whistle-blowing and all aspects of transfers of undertakings.
Outside of work, Abbas is a very keen runner and enjoys most sports (including football, cricket and tennis), reading (usually something history related) and music.