Elise is a Senior Solicitor specialising in employment law. Based in our Glasgow office, Elise advises a broad range of clients who seek her support in relation to the legal and practical aspects of day to day Human Resource issues including recruitment, documentation for employees, consultants and directors, workplace policies, disciplinary/grievance matters, absence management, capability, redundancy and reorganisation. With particular experience in discrimination claims, Elise also provides strategic advice to both employer and individual clients on contentious employment matters.
Elise provides our corporate and property teams with employment transactional support and is a member of the firm’s Financial Services Group. She also advises clients in relation to business immigration issues, including sponsorship licence applications, Resident Labour Market Test compliance and Business Visitor Visas.
Elise prepares and conducts bespoke training on various employment issues, including handling disciplinary/capability issues as well as equality and diversity.
In addition to her day job, Elise is a volunteer board member of two charitable organisations: Volunteer Centre Edinburgh and Comar. As a board member, Elise has a role in decision making, policy development and monitoring activities, including contributing to the long term, strategic development and shared vision of each organisation. She applies this experience to her client relationships, ensuring that clients receive accessible, practical, and commercial support.