What We Do
We are approachable, straightforward and honest employment law solicitors, listening carefully to provide expert guidance on sensitive and high stakes issues.
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Meet The Team
What Our Clients Say
"I’m very grateful for your timely responses to our various queries and for the professional service and level of expertise you and your firm consistently provide"
Director of Human Resources, York College
"Our business is a better business because we work together with Torque Law. They really are exceptional!"
Richard Shaw, Chairman, Ellis Patents
"Emma W and the Torque Law team definitely exceeded my expectations providing very good legal and commercial advice. "
Andrew Koss, CEO, UK and Middle East, Sembcorp Energy
"We brought in Torque Law to deliver some specific HR training around challenging employee situations. Incredibly knowledgeable and unequivocal, I certainly would want them on my side in a court of law. Comprehensive, practical and supportive, Torque Law’s training is excellent and I am very happy to recommend their work."
Andrew Blomfield, Principal Operations Manager, Yorwaste
"Our relationship with ‘Torque’ has been entirely positive. Tiggy and Emma gained a very rapid understanding of our business and seamlessly combine with our HR manager. Torque ensure that communication is natural, yet entirely professional. Torque’s advice gives us a great deal of confidence and our organisation is clearly less exposed as a result. "
Graham Richardson, Group Managing Director, Johnsons of Whixley
"Tiggy and Emma’s style really suited me. No waffle or unnecessary calls. They concentrated on the key issues, only contacting me when they needed my input or to discuss a decision. With their knowledge, expertise and high quality service for their fee, the outcome was exactly as planned."
"I would describe Torque Law as real lawyers for lawyers. I have exacting standards and I found Emma not only hugely knowledgeable but also supportive and highly practical in her approach. No jargon or suffering fools, Emma quickly grasped the dynamics of a risky situation and her advice enabled me to achieve a very positive outcome. I would recommend them to anybody."
Senior Corporate Lawyer, UK International Law Firm
"Torque ensure our policies, contracts and procedures are following best practice and new regulations. Easily accessible and friendly with a superb grasp of their field, you really feel they are paying attention to you and you’re not just another client. Always quick with phone responses and advice, Torque Law are lovely, down to earth experts we are very happy to recommend."
Gary O’Brien, Managing Director and Chartered Financial Planner, Ardent
"Advising us across a range of planned and day-to-day topics, we really appreciate Torque Law’s pragmatic approach and, importantly, the time they take to get to know us and our business. We are very happy to recommend their focussed, responsive and personal style - a valued partner supporting us in our HR activities."
Emma Whittaker, People Director, Anglo American Woodsmith Ltd
"On setting up my business I wanted to ensure I had the support and expertise of the right people. Tiggy and Emma took the time to understand my plans and guide me through, taking time to answer all my questions and I really rate their personal, friendly and open approach. I’d recommend them to any business, either starting out or scaling up."
Cameron Bruce, Managing Director, SLB Recruitment
"Employing a refreshingly holistic approach, Torque Law don’t bamboozle with jargon or leave a client feeling isolated amid legalese; they use their expertise to assess, not just the legal facts, but also the client's situation. Hands-on, empathetic and expert, Torque Law do a truly exceptional job."
Mike Newbould, Non-Executive Director
"We work with Torque Law on the full spectrum of UK employment law and HR practice, from new contracts and employee handbooks through to settlement agreements. With their highly flexible, knowledgeable and practical approach, Torque Law is an excellent legal team and partner for Mereo."
Charles Sermon, General Counsel, Mereo BioPharma Group Plc
"Introduced to me by another lawyer, I was reassured by Emma’s background as a former partner in a large law firm and immediately impressed by her ability to quickly and intelligently grasp the circumstances of the situation. Timely, clear and concise advice, including counsel consultation, followed. Highly knowledgeable and very responsive, I have continued to use Torque Law’s services and am very happy to recommend them."
Sir Anthony Ullmann, Senior Executive
"Exceeded expectations – great balance between employment law (head) and what it is to be human (heart)."
Sally Roberts, Health and Wellness Consultant