Karen is an Employment Solicitor in our Dundee and Edinburgh offices. Working closely with Partners Noele McClelland, Debbie Fellows and Chris Phillips, Karen advises on a range of Employment matters including settlement agreements, employment contracts and service agreements, managing ill health and absence, disciplinary and grievance matters, discrimination and workplace procedures. She also represents clients at Employment Tribunals and assists in providing in-house training to clients.
Karen studied for an Honours degree in Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry before undertaking the accelerated LLB at the University of Glasgow and studying for her diploma at the University of Strathclyde. Before joining Thorntons, Karen previously worked for a regulatory body and has considerable experience of investigating and presenting cases before Fitness to Practise panels.