Judge profile for Simon Fennell
Simon is a specialist Employment Law Solicitor with over 18 years of experience and was promoted to Partner in May 2020. He has been based at Shoosmiths’ Milton Keynes office for the last 13 years and acts for a number of major employers in the area, many of which are household names. He has particular interest in transactional TUPE situations for which he is frequently involved in direct contract negotiations. He appears regularly in the employment tribunals defending clients who face a myriad of allegations including complex discrimination cases.
Simon is focussed about achieving the right results for his clients and as such adopts a partnership approach to his client relationships and delivering on Shoosmiths’ objective of being the “national law Firm famous for its client experience”.
Outside of work Simon shares a passion of cricket with his wife and two sons and spends much of his spare time watching and coaching the local youth team. He also enjoys walking the two family dogs, Max and Obi.
Shoosmiths LLP operates from 13 locations across the UK, offering clients excellence in all core legal disciplines, together with key specialisms and deep sector expertise. Everyone at Shoosmiths is ready to think differently and to deploy its collective experience to meet and exceed each client’s expectations.