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    DPH Legal Employment Solicitors Reading, Expert Employment Lawyers

    DPH Legal is a firm of innovative niche employment law solicitors in Reading, Berkshire, RG1. Our main legal office is in Reading. We can also offer expert legal advice throughout the Thames Valley and Bristol, High Wycombe, Oxford, and Swindon.

    Our firm of solicitors is committed to providing a higher level of legal expertise than is available at larger known law firms. The ethos at our law firm is a commitment to an exceptional client experience at an affordable rate.

    The solicitors at DPH Legal purely practice employment law. As specialists in this area, we can offer outstanding legal services, knowledge and experience to all our clients.

    Our solicitors in ReadingBristolHigh WycombeOxfordNewbury and Swindon act for employers and employees.

    The SRA authorises DPH Legal. We are also long-standing members of the law society.

    For expert legal advice, call or contact us using our simple contact form.

    Covid 19: We continue to operate normally and safely during these times.

    Employment Law Solicitors

    DPH are specialist employment law solicitors for employees and employers. We can also draft employment documentation and advise on disputes.

    Settlement Agreements

    Our legal team regularly advise on settlement agreements and successfully negotiates increases in payments made to executives and employees.

    Employment Tribunal

    Our solicitors have extensive law experience acting on contentious matters in the Employment Tribunal and the High/County Court.

    Extensive experience

    All of the legal advisers at DPH have extensive experience (over 30 years) advising on the full range of employment law issues for clients.

    Help to employers and employees

    DPH advise employers and employees on contentious and non-contentious employment law matters in Reading.

    Unbeatable service

    DPH offers equivalent or higher levels of legal service than larger law firms at a reduced cost.

    No win no fee solicitors

    No win, no fee solicitors for employees who meet our criteria.

    Flexible pricing

    We offer flexible pricing to our employer clients, including the option of paying on a rolling month-to-month basis with no lock-in period applicable.

    Telephone support

    Access to one of our senior solicitors at DPH for immediate telephone support on any employment law issue.

    Our Team

    David Philip Harris Solicitor and Owner at DPH Legal

    David Philip Harris


    0118 208 2001

    Solicitors for employment law, you can contact Mark on 0118 467 9384

    Mark Lafferty


    0118 208 2002

    John McConkey solicitor at DPH Legal

    John McConkey


    0118 208 2003

    DPH Legal Solicitor Sarah Wilkinson

    Sarah Wilkinson


    0118 208 2005

    Solicitor Samuel Gray from DPH Legal

    Samuel Gray


    0118 208 2004

    Farideh Moallemi a Solicitors at DPH Legal

    Farideh Moallemi


    0118 208 2006

    Sukhmani Bawa


    0118 208 2007

    Stevyn Jackson


    0118 208 2012

    Jennifer Al-Janabi


    0118 208 2009


    Long Covid and disability discrimination

    The recent case of Burke -v- Turning Point Scotland has found that an employee suffering from long Covid was in fact disabled for the purpose of the Equality Act 2010. In May 2022, the Equalities and Human Rights Commission made a statement in respect of long Covid whereby they stated: “Discussions continue on whether ‘long […]

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    Trusted Firm of Employment Law Solicitors in Reading and The Thames Valley

    DPH Legal are specialist employment law solicitor. We are not family lawyers or property solicitors, so we do not practice family law or other disciplines of law. We offer employment legal advice in Reading Berkshire, advising businesses, executives and all types of employees on employment-related issues.

    We advise our client base on all employment law matters.

    Our Reading solicitors regularly offer legal advice in the following:

    • Settlement agreements
    • Redundancy advice
    • Discrimination
    • Dispute Resolution
    • Unfair dismissal
    • Unfair treatment
    • Hearings for Employee and Employer Disputes
    • Director’s service agreements
    • Employment contracts
    • Enforceability of restrictive covenants
    • Flexible working applications
    • Reward schemes, endorsement structures or share options and severance pay tax liabilities

    DPH Legal is registered in England and Wales and is authorised and regulated by the SRA. All of our solicitors are all members of the Law Society.

    Call or contact us using our contact form for a free consultation.

    Our clients include:

    • Senior executives
    • Individual employees
    • Groups of employees
    • Small and Medium-sized Enterprises
    • Large corporate entities
    • World-renowned private schools and universities.
    • Formula 1 racing teams
    • Professional Football and Rugby clubs

    We can be contacted 24 hours a day.
    Our Reading Head Office address is:

    Davidson House
    Forbury Square, Reading
    Berkshire, England
    RG1 3EU
    0118 914 5622
    07850 952245