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ESP Law solicitor featured in HR Magazine on 'Protecting yourself during exit talks'

ESP Law solicitor featured in HR Magazine on 'Protecting yourself during exit talks'

Two recent decisions emphasise the importance of protecting your position while negotiating exits. Don’t open yourself up to significant costs by assuming that an agreement will be reached...

6 questions you should be asking your current employment law firm

6 questions you should be asking your current employment law firm

You rely on your law firm to provide good quality, appropriate and (hopefully!) commercial specialist employment law advice. However, if you’re currently not using a law firm or are looking to change provider there are a few pitfalls to avoid...

How HR Directors can leverage the Legal Services Act to their advantage

How HR Directors can leverage the Legal Services Act to their advantage

So you want to leave a legacy. Of course you do; it’s what being a visionary HR leader is all about. But it can sometimes be unclear where to focus your attention when you oversee a department as multi-faceted as HR...

The right (and wrong) time to use a traditional law firm

The right (and wrong) time to use a traditional law firm

Your HR team has most likely relied on employment law advice from a traditional law firm forever and a day. Most companies have...

HR Flash Point: How do I sell my HR project to the board?

HR Flash Point: How do I sell my HR project to the board?

There’s nothing quite as frustrating, is there? Especially if you’re made to feel small about it. Humiliated. When you’ve had a light bulb moment, raised your hand and suggested an idea that will undoubtedly help not just your HR department, but your organisation, too.

We’re finalists! The Law Society Excellence Awards 2016

We’re finalists! The Law Society Excellence Awards 2016

We are thrilled to announce that ESP has been shortlisted in The Law Society Excellence Awards 2016 in the Excellence in Client Service category.

Time to get closer to your employment lawyer?

Time to get closer to your employment lawyer?

For centuries, the legal industry business model has been set in stone. So, too, has your HR team’s relationship with your employment lawyer...

4 reasons why ABS's are the future of specialist HR advice

4 reasons why ABS's are the future of specialist HR advice

Alternative Business Structures. You've probably heard of them. But how much do you know about them?

Time to fall in love with HR again?

Time to fall in love with HR again?

Remember what you felt when you accepted your first role in HR?

ESP “raising the profile” of ABSs

ESP “raising the profile” of ABSs

It’s with real vigour that we’ve launched into running ESP Law since it was approved by the SRA in 2015, keen to deliver specialist employment law advice in way that meets HR teams’ needs. And it’s a joy to see that what we’ve been up to is catching people’s attention.

HR Flash Point: How do I think more strategically?

HR Flash Point: How do I think more strategically?

It’s a phrase that does the rounds in every organisation: Strategic thinking. As an HR leader, you’ll most likely be called on to ‘think strategically’ either within your team, at board level or within the wider organisation.

Survey shows that majority of HRDs are unaware legal spend can be slashed

Survey shows that majority of HRDs are unaware legal spend can be slashed

In a recent HR Magazine survey, quizzing some of the country’s most influential HR directors about their take on the future of HR, we were surprised by the outcome of a question asking whether HR Professionals expect the amount they spend on legal services to stay the same, increase or decrease...