Nick is a Partner at Constantine Law which is an agile and modern law firm providing expert employment law, business immigration and regulatory advice to its clients.
Nick has specialised in employment law for nearly 30 years and provides clear, commercial. practical and expert, full service employment law advice to both employers and employees – no legal jargon yet in a personable and user-friendly way. He finds out what outcome you are looking for and agrees with you the most practical and straightforward way to achieve it. His clients come to him for help with strategy and growing their businesses, not just when things go wrong. His client’s value his opinion on the recommended course of action and he does not sit on the fence. Described by a client as “Sound pragmatic advice in a complex area, incredibly fast turnaround. Leading to a successful conclusion… offers big firm advice and guidance at a very competitive cost. ”
Nick advises small to large businesses on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious employment law issues and also advises Partners, Partnerships and LLP’s. This includes maximising the protections for the business through contracts and policies and enforcing those restrictions when breached, including obtaining injunctions in the High Court. He provides day to day support to resolve problems, advises on restructures and redundancies, disciplinary and grievances, TUPE, whistleblowing and the full range of discrimination issues. He often advises on how to remove difficult employees. His clients come from a range of sectors and industries, enabling him to bring knowledge acquired in one industry sector and apply it imaginatively in another.
Nick also advises senior executives and directors on negotiating contracts when joining and maximising their exits when leaving.
Nick has had an interesting career commencing as a merchant banker before becoming a police officer in the Metropolitan Police in London for seven and a half years. During this time he completed his law degree and then he qualified as a Barrister and practiced for a couple of years before transferring to be a Solicitor. Nick, is a Solicitor Advocate and an expert in tribunal claims including advocacy. He uses this diverse experience to the benefit of his clients.
Nick is a keen sailor and a qualified skipper (has sailed the Atlantic), a skier (described by an Austrian as “not bad for an Englishman”) and he also enjoys golf, photography, networking and fine wine. He has four children and has a house in Italy and enjoys all things Italian!!