Paula Cole is a partner in our Labour & Employment practice and is based in the Manchester office.
Paula advises employers from a wide spectrum including listed plcs, universities, charities and owner managed business on all areas of contentious and non-contentious employment law. She has particular expertise in advising on large scale restructuring and reorganisation projects, frequently involving TUPE and industrial relations advice as well as dismissals and executive severance packages and discrimination claims.
Paula is listed as a leading individual in both Chambers UK and The Legal 500 UK and is a frequently invited to speak at external conferences on topical employment law issues.
Outside of work, Paula is a trustee of the Alder Hey Family Trust which operates the Ronald McDonald House which offers accommodation for families of children being treated at Alder Hey Hospital in Liverpool.