Funding your legal case

It’s common for our clients to be concerned about affordability when seeking legal help. We are committed to easing this concern and aim to be as transparent as possible when it comes to our charges. We offer a range of… Read on

When do my employment rights start?

Employees (those employed under a contract of employment) enjoy numerous employment rights and protections which have been passed into law by Parliament over many years. However, not all these statutory rights kick in from day one of employment – many… Read on

Problem at work? How an employment lawyer can help

Contacting an employment lawyer can feel daunting if you have never done so before – it’s not the first thing people would choose to spend money on! Often the clients who come to us are experiencing turmoil – feeling desperate,… Read on

Top tips for reference writers

There are numerous legal issues for employers to bear in mind when responding to reference requests.  Getting it wrong could result in legal liability for discrimination, negligence or data protection breaches. For more information on the legal issues to consider… Read on

Why does anyone need to use a solicitor?

What can the legal profession do for me? Why should I use a solicitor? It’s a fair question and, we think it needs answering – in detail! At Springhouse we specialise in employment law – we don’t do anything else… Read on

Trade union blacklists: what are your rights?

How do I find out if my name is on the blacklist? If you suspect that you may have been blacklisted, it may be worth calling the Information Commissioner. They will take your details and check them against the list.… Read on

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