Akshay (Shay) is a Professional Support Lawyer for the firm and ensures that clients’ needs are met with a focus on the outcomes required, cost implications and the practicability of deliverables.

His responsibilities include:

  • the preparation and delivery of employment law training for our clients
  • writing legal updates for our clients as well as leading HR publications such as Employers’ Law and Personnel Today
  • enhancing the employment team’s operational delivery
  • organising business development initiatives
  • and keeping the employment team up-to-date with legal and industry developments.

Shay specialises in advising employers on a broad range of contentious and non-contentious employment law issues, including the provision of advice on a major restructuring project at a large UK plc.

  • Development and delivery of Burges Salmon's interactive, bi-annual, employment law workshops, HR Connect.
  • Development of 'A HR Guide to the GDPR' and accompanying training.
  • Development of various bespoke training seminars and workshops for Burges Salmon clients.