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Disability & employment solicitor recommendations?

hengsterhengster Member Posts: 14 Connected
edited March 3 in Disabled people
Hello, is there anyone in the community here who can recommend an employment solicitor with great knowledge , awareness and understanding of disability and mental health issues ? This is to help me with my circumstances with employer. Thank you.  
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  • janer1967janer1967 Member Posts: 11,201 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi 

    It depends on the area you are from 

    You can get good advice from ACAS who are free and their website has lots of information 

    I have knowledge of employment law too and may be able to give some general advice 
  • DollyMix00DollyMix00 Member Posts: 2 Listener
    I found my solicitor through Google. I did try ACAS, but found them to be useless, though the information on the website is helpful.

    My suggestion would be to Google for them and pick a few, email/call them with a brief outline of your issue. The solicitor I found was absolutely brilliant and did the best for me.

    Just as a word of warning, I did email a few and they never answered, which can be disheartening. Don't give up as you will find one. I also contacted citizens advice, who had a list of solicitors but I didn't go with any of their choices, they also could offer advice. Hope that helps.
  • mikehughescqmikehughescq Member Posts: 6,637 Disability Gamechanger
    Unless you have an actual case and a deadline to meet following an incident I’d start with ACAS every time.
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