Mike Wilson Managing Partner

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Contact Details

Mike specialises in all aspects of employment law, including restrictive covenants, commercial agents regulations and disqualification of directors. 

Main area of practice

He has particular expertise in employment tribunal work and high court litigation, where he undertakes his own advocacy. His work also focuses on the social housing, retail and education sectors in relation to employment.

Expertise

Articles by Mike

Leading law firm Blake Morgan appoints nine new Partners across the firm

Press Release

Leading law firm Blake Morgan has appointed nine of its senior lawyers as new Partners across its offices in London, the South Coast, Thames Valley and Wales.

Lawyers against poverty initiative

News

Events of the past months have highlighted the need for the most vulnerable people across the globe to have access to justice. Oxfam has this year launched the “Lawyers Against Poverty” which aims to fight injustice and help people break free of poverty.

Early Conciliation: first year statistics and recent cases

Article

ACAS has published its first year's figures on the use of Early Conciliation, whilst some EAT rulings show the potentially harsh results if a party fails to comply.

Related Knowledge & Resources

Non-compete clause unenforceable as it included a restriction on holding a minor shareholding in a competing business

Restrictive covenants are a useful tool for employers to protect their competitive edge and to reduce the risk of 'star employees' leaving to join competitors.However, failure to draft them carefully can leave both employer and employee in limbo.

Employment Law - Looking Ahead to 2018

Following on from our Employment law "Top Ten" of 2017 we now take a look ahead to 2018 and what are likely to be the key employment law developments for employers and HR professionals.

Employment law Top Ten of 2017

How will employers and HR professionals remember 2017? We thought we’d seen enough Brexit turmoil in 2016 but it paled into insignificance compared with the legal and political wranglings this year.

Academy Conversions

A guide to how Blake Morgan can help with your Academy conversion.

A Guide to Civil Penalties for Landlords

Nationwide (England) from 1 February 2016

Guide: Our workplace mediation service

Do you have conflict in the workplace that takes up your valuable time and has a damaging effect on team performance?