Noele McClelland

Partner | Dundee


Accredited Specialist in Employment Law.

As head of Tayside’s largest employment law team Noele is focussed on ensuring her clients receive pragmatic and commercial advice when dealing with HR and employment issues.  Her approach is based on really understanding a client at all stages of their business lifecycle and fully understanding their strategy.  Her straightforward and friendly approach and ethos of helping to simplify employment law.

Noele advises on all areas of the employment lifecycle from recruitment through to dismissal and regularly advises clients on disciplinary and grievance matters, absence and performance management, discrimination, redundancy and reorganisations and termination of employment.  She works hand in hand with our business law team in the employment aspects of business acquisitions, disposals and outsourcing, ensuring a seamless service to clients.

Her particular expertise has involved supporting clients through strategic change and high level disputes, often acting as an extension of her clients management at particularly challenging times for organisations, with her eye always to looking at alternative ways of resolving disputes.  She has advised clients in number of high profile disputes at executive level – having acted for organisations and executives – with a keen eye to corporate governance and reputational issues.

Her client base extends from senior executives, to universities, colleges, manufacturing companies, service companies, high-tech companies and SME’s.  She has also acted for individuals advising them on discrimination, unfair dismissal, equal pay, redundancy and performance management, representing them in Tribunal to achieve the best outcome for them.  Her clients  interests are at the heart of what she does.

As a member of the Employment Law Group, Employment Lawyers Association and Scottish Discrimination Law Association she is respected across the profession and speaks at events including the Employment Law Group conference, local faculty of solicitors and is invited to speak at professional bodies.


What Clients Say

Noele's Articles

Read the latest articles from Noele.

Fri Jul 28, 2017

The end of Tribunal Fees?

Continue Reading >

Tue Jun 6, 2017

Holiday Pay: No Holiday for Tribunal Claims

Continue Reading >

Mon May 15, 2017

Sickness Rates Lowest in over 20 years

Continue Reading >

Contact Noele

We use cookies on this website. By continuing to use the website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out how to manage cookies here or Accept & hide message