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Bob Fahy - Employment Law Senior Associate at VWV

Senior Associate

01923 919 302

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Employment Lawyer in Watford

How Can Bob Help You?

Bob is well versed in all aspects of employment law, including:

  • providing regular HR advice to employers across a wide variety of sectors but in particular in the UniversitiesLife Sciences & Healthcare sectors
  • acting for both respondents and claimants in the employment tribunals and employment appeals tribunal on a wide variety of claims and representing both claimants and defendants in High Court litigation relating to the enforcement of confidentiality clauses, post termination restrictive covenants and implied obligations
  • conducting successful mediations to resolve complex disputes involving a mixture of employee, director and shareholder issues
  • dealing with TUPE information and consultation, due diligence and the drafting and negotiation of indemnities, warranties and disclosures in asset and share transactions
  • drafting and updating employment contracts, handbooks and employment policies
  • advising individuals, particularly senior executives, on settlement agreements

Meeting Your Needs

Bob is praised by HR Managers, in-house counsel and business owners for his clear and practical advice on employment law issues, helping them to navigate the maze of employment rules and regulations to achieve commercially sensible solutions for their businesses.

Bob also uses his significant experience in tribunal litigation for both employees and employers to manage disputes to a successful outcome.

The Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences team have been voted 'Pharmaceutical Law Firm of the Year in England 2016' by Global Legal Experts.

Year of qualification - 2003

What Others Say

“Bob has been an ever constant for us as a business and has repeatedly guided us with expert knowledge and grounding through the myriad of complexities surrounding the employment of our staff. Invaluable.” - Managing Director

“Throughout my experience of working with Bob I have found him to be totally committed, empathetic and able to effectively communicate messages in layman’s terms. His attention to detail and creative thinking was always second to none and I was always left feeling confident that he was thinking about my needs as his client.” - Tribunal Claimant.

What You Might Like to Know

Bob is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association. He regularly presents seminars for the firm’s clients and contacts and external organisations, which have included Pharmaphorum, the Ethical Medicines Interest Group, Deloitte and Hertfordshire University’s Law School.

Bob has written articles on employment law issues in publications such as the Employment Law Journal, Personnel Today, the Institute of Directors Magazine and the Financial Times and has been a panellist for the Guardian Online’s Small Business Network. He has also been interviewed on legal issues by BBC Three Counties Radio.

Bob delivers bespoke, practical HR training to clients’ managers and more detailed technical training to their HR departments.

Away from work, Bob enjoys brewing (and tasting!) beer, cooking, visiting auctions and travel.