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Transport

About

We have extensive experience in the transport sector, working closely with small and large operators of passenger vehicles, both in London and the regions.  Our expertise includes dealing with unionised workforces and our aim is to help the employer work effectively with unions. The focus is on industry-specific advice and helping our clients avoid litigation where possible.  When clients face legal action, we help them to defend such claims robustly. Our track record here is excellent.

We understand the nature of your business and recognise the challenges of operating public and private sector contracts in a highly competitive and cost-sensitive marketplace.  We pride ourselves on our affordable, partner-led full legal service.

We offer the following services:

  • Employment law advice, including advising on complex matters such as TUPE, data protection issues, discrimination and whistleblowing
  • An HR support function, dealing with ad-hoc queries and drafting and reviewing policies and procedures and staff handbooks
  • Tailored training relating to employment law for all levels of staff and management, together with industry-relevant seminars aimed at HR professionals
  • A full dispute resolution service, including a specialism in Employment Tribunal, Employment Appeal Tribunal and High Court claims
  • Property law advice
  • Commercial advice, including advising on supplier contracts, tendering processes and procurement, as well as debt recovery and the enforcement of awards

Meet the team

Latest testimonials

“Hewitsons is an impressive practice – client-focused, efficient and effective. The firm punches well above its weight.”
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

“Great communication, reasonable fees, good value for the money.”
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

“The firm provides excellent partner expertise at highly competitive rates.”
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

"They are an efficient, knowledgeable team, which is able to advise and carry out work on a variety of topics."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

"Hewitsons provided us with timely legal support adhering to the scope of the service agreed."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

Latest testimonials

“I particularly liked the approach of Hewitsons in that we worked with the same lawyer from initial discussions and quotation through to completion of the sale. This meant there was good continuity throughout the project.”
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

"In my experience Hewitsons is top of its class. It has experts in every field."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

"Hewitsons is outstanding. It is professional, knowledgeable and efficient."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

Latest testimonials

“The firm provides excellent partner expertise at highly competitive rates.”
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

"They are an efficient, knowledgeable team, which is able to advise and carry out work on a variety of topics."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

"Hewitsons provided us with timely legal support adhering to the scope of the service agreed."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500