Lee Stephens heads up the team with the help of his co-Directors, Lee has practiced as a specialist employment Solicitor for almost 20 years now, formerly as a Partner with a leading UK law firm Lee Stephens advises SME’s to PLCs and he has a wealth of experience in successfully helping businesses with all aspects of employment law from the day to day to complex reorganizations, TUPE, senior executive removals and disputes through to Tribunal too.
Lee has significant experience on:-
- Post termination and confidentiality breaches and injunctive relief work
- TUPE transfers and consultations;
- Senior executive disputes and removals
- Re-organizations and restructures in various sectors from healthcare, manufacturing to independent schools
- Agency and self-employed contracts and related claims
- Employment Tribunal defence and claims
Lee has spoken on invitation on various aspects of employment law for various groups across the UK.
Using his knowledge and experience Lee solves problems for clients and provides excellent service too.
Lee also undertakes his own advocacy and delivers management training workshops and he has particular experience working with clients within the Private School, Veterinary, Care, Recruitment and Production, Logistics & Manufacturing sectors.
What clients say about Lee Stephens:
‘Lee and his team at Bridge HR did a superb job. When dealing with an alien environment it’s important to have the best advice, a balanced view between the emotion and the legal perspective. Good guidance and clear pricing was central throughout the process delivering a good result.’ Director of UK logistics SME
‘The staffing reorganization and progress we have made would not have happened without the invaluable advice we have had from Lee Stephens and the team.’ Head of private School
‘Lee’s advice is excellent and clear and always from a business perspective.’ Managing Director of Recruitment SME
‘I have engaged the services and advice of Lee Stephens a number of times with regards to HR and always found his support very pragmatic, professional and commercial. I was always impressed how he maintained awareness of the end goal and drew up a plan to ensure this was always achieved with cost management in mind. A world of HR knowledge and advice always there. I would highly recommend Lee and will continue to engage his support in the future.’ Managing Director, warehousing and logistics SME
‘Lee Stephens is our first port of call for employment law advice. He takes a commercially orientated approach, tailored to each situation, and is mindful of the nature and size of our business. His support has guided the organisation through challenges with clarity, given confidence to our team and enabled us to make decisions based on sound professional advice. His charges are fair and his service is valued.’ Managing Director, Market Research SME
‘I have worked with Lee for several years in the minefield that is HR. He has constantly provided us with reliable and sound advice to manage our way through difficult situations. He is thorough and I absolutely trust his judgement and advice and his personable approach is much appreciated throughout our business.’ Owner, Distribution SME