Kuldeep S. ClairA Solicitor with over 20 years experience since gaining his legal qualification. He has worked in various fields of contentious law over the course of his varied career, including a variety of civil litigation lawsuits in the civil courts, and as a criminal defence lawyer. Additionally, Kuldeep has experience of acting as a criminal prosecutor.
However, during the last decade of his career he has focused his career primarily in employment law. He was Head of Employment Law at a London firm before joining Nationwide Employment Lawyers in 2016.
Kuldeep has assisted hundreds of employee-claimants in all kinds of employment disputes and tribunal claims. He regularly gains compensation worth thousands of pounds for his clients with a very low client job loss rate following legal proceedings.
Kuldeep also advises employers regularly. His experience of acting for employers was gained comes when working as a Senior Employment Lawyer for two large public authorities that employed several thousand workers. Kuldeep prides himself on being able to give clear, detached advice on the strengths and weaknesses of a case, and the legal approach necessary to eliminate problems; a talent he possesses thanks to his wide-ranging experience on both sides of the fence.
Whether pursuing or defending a claim, Kuldeep is always conscious of weighing up the costs and benefits of every course of action, advising straightforwardly on the prospects of success, and considering whether negotiation with a view to settlement is advisable. It is important to remember that the best way to win a court/tribunal case is to avoid it altogether by seeking advice at an early stage and negotiating with your opponent when you are in a position of strength."