Richie Alder


Richie is a Consultant in Trowers & Hamlins' Employment and Pensions team.

Richie Alder is a Consultant in the Employment Group. He has extensive public sector transfer experience acting both for transferor and transferee employers in the housing and care sector. He has recently acted for the transferee of a substantial number of university residences in both England and Scotland. He has broad experience in contentious matters, including claims of unfair dismissal, breach of contract and discrimination and has successfully defended a Council in England against claims arising out of TUPE obligations on a stock transfer. He has developed a specialisation in human rights issues since the coming into force of the Human Rights Act. Richie also advises on a broad range of non contentious issues and writes and speaks on employment matters regularly.

Richie is recognised for his expertise in Employment by The Legal 500 2015.

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Whistleblowing and reasonable belief in public interest

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WEC proposes changes to enforcement of discrimination rights

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Updated guidance launched by Home Office on modern slavery victims

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