Employment Law Specialists


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How we help

Welcome to BDBF LLP

We are a top ranked specialist employment law firm based in the City of London, Canary Wharf and Mayfair led by recognised leaders in our field.

Between us we have decades of practical experience of helping employers, LLPs, senior employees and partners resolve their toughest work challenges at the highest levels.

This gives us the ability to make the judgment calls that turn a bad deal into a good one, or are the difference between winning and losing.

We are experienced in litigation and advisory work and understand how to deliver practical commercial solutions to our clients.

We are particularly renowned for our work in the financial and professional services sector but also have extensive experience in other fields such as media and healthcare. Our industry insight and our bespoke approach helps our clients obtain the best results.

We regularly act against the largest banks, such as Barclays, Deutsche Bank, Nomura and Credit Suisse, amongst others.

Our latest publications & articles

Byron: Illegal working and employers’ duties

In the wake of events at Byron Hamburgers, BDBF’s Paul McAleavey considers employers’ competing legal obligations to prevent illegal working while also maintaining the trust and confidence of their employees. Originally published in the Solicitors’ Journal on 16 August 2016.

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Overcoming the secrecy behind pay inequality

Samantha Prosser discusses recent measures taken by Massachusetts to reduce pay inequality and considers the position in UK law.

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Brexit – What (Theresa) May happen now?

The UK has voted to leave the EU, but what now? BDBF consider where things currently stand and what we may expect in the future post-Brexit.

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