Consultant Barrister & Solicitor

Luke is a leading regional expert in employment law. He specialises in Employment Tribunal claims, senior executive exits and discrimination claims, including equal pay.

Luke is a leading specialist employment lawyer in the South West. His dual qualifications as Barrister and Solicitor combine with his strong business and commercial insight to give him a significant edge and have contributed to his high success rate and wise counsel. He has worked as a self-employed Barrister and in a number of City, national and regional law firms, and has an LLM in Commercial Law. Since 2009 he has run his own specialist employment law firm, Menzies Law, in Bristol.

For the majority of his time, Luke helps employers (large and small) defend Employment Tribunal claims, deal with difficult investigations, grievances and disciplinaries, and manage their HR/legal risks generally. Luke has a particular interest in equal pay and the gender pay gap, for which he has won national attention. He is regularly asked to contribute as an employment law expert for TV, newspapers and business magazines.

Luke is also a professionally qualified Executive & Business Coach, drawing on his many years as a business owner/leader to help successful people navigate their busy, often stressful lives more effectively, for greater success, happiness and fulfilment. In this work he specialises in CEOs, senior executives, owner/managers and regulated professionals (such as lawyers, HR directors/managers, doctors and other healthcare professionals).