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William Fussey


William joined SBM Legal as a Senior Solicitor in January 2020 having previously worked for a specialist employment law barrister and a top tier firm.

He is experienced in advising both employers and employees in relation to a wide range of employment law issues including personal grievances, investigations, disciplinary procedures, performance management, restructures, negotiated exits and the nuances of the Holidays Act. William has also worked on health and safety matters and developed an expertise in privacy law.

William frequently represents clients at mediation and takes a pragmatic approach to resolving employment relationship problems. He has also appeared in the Employment Relations Authority and as junior counsel in the Employment Court.

In addition, William enjoys presenting on employment law topics and has spoken at seminars as well as providing media commentary on current employment issues.