Debra Gers

Senior practice support lawyer
Contact details

029 2068 6164

Debra is the Senior Practice Support Lawyer for the Employment, Pensions, Benefits and Immigration (EPBI) Group. She monitors key cases and legislative developments in both the UK and EU and provides legal updates to clients on topical issues as well as future developments.

Main areas of practice

Debra is responsible for the EPBI Group’s client and public employment training programme, including the Employment webinars and helps public and private sector clients across the country to keep up to date with the changes in and on top of the challenges of employment law. Debra has significant experience in providing training for a wide range of clients in the private sector as well as the education, health and social housing sectors.

She devises and presents training seminars across a broad spectrum of employment law issues and utilises a range of training materials from case studies, PowerPoint presentations, role plays and quizzes. Debra takes a very interactive approach to training to ensure key employment topics are covered in an informative and practical way.



Debra gained a BA Hons (2:1) at King’s College at the University of London. She then completed her CPE and Law Society Finals at Lancaster Gate at the College of Law. She qualified in 1988.

Contact details

029 2068 6164

  • ELA Association
  • Law Society Diversity Forum

Insights by Debra


25 April - Debra Gers

We were delighted to give an update on the latest employment law developments as part of our series of Public Sector Insights webinars on 23 May 2024.

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4 April - Debra Gers

April is the usual month for increases in a wide range of statutory rates and limits. This year is no exception but we also have the significant extension of the...

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6 March - Debra Gers

An estimated one million people in the UK are autistic and only around 30% of these, who are of working age, are in employment. The Government is hoping that these...

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