About Michelle

Michelle is the Commercial Services/HR Director for Thursfields. A member of the executive board, she is responsible for the Firm’s HR strategy and development of its Commercial Services division. In 2018, Michelle devised and delivered a learning agility programme which led to Thursfields being finalists in the Law Society Excellence Awards (Learning & Development) category.

Expertise

An employment solicitor for 20 years, Michelle is also CIPD qualified. The Legal 500 (2018) described Michelle as an ‘excellent communicator’, who provides ‘clear and concise advice’ and is highly skilled in restructuring and TUPE-related issues.

  • Member of Employment Lawyers’ Association.
  • CIPD Associate Member.
  • Independent Governor at University of Worcester and Chair of the HR Committee (2013-2017).

“Michelle is an extremely intelligent and effective solicitor. She is down to earth and very pragmatic. I would happily recommend her to anyone.”

“I would thoroughly recommend Michelle  for employment disputes. She offers practical and empathetic advice which gives results.”

“Very easy to deal with, friendly, nothing too much trouble.”legal awards shortlist

Michelle is recommended in the Legal 500 2019 Edition.

Interests

Independent Governor at University of Worcester and Chair of the Personnel Committee.

Business Board Member of Worcestershire’s LEP.

Committee Member for Institute of Directors

Employment Lawyers Association (ELA) Member

CIPD qualified

Busy working mum and a keen but novice tennis player

 

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