About Us


Working closely together – your reputation is ours

Highly respected and approachable employment law solicitors,  we have over 30 years’ combined experience, working with local, regional and national employers and senior executives.

 Jargon-free and pragmatic advice

Where there are options you’ll know about them and, as well as supporting you to understand the potential fallout of different actions, we will tell you what we would do in your position.

Tiggy Clifford of Torque Law, specialist employment solicitors in York

Tiggy Clifford, Partner

“I am an employment law solicitor with significant experience in advising Yorkshire based SME businesses and senior executives.

“I use my in-depth knowledge of employment law, along with around 15 years’ personal experience to provide business owners and managers practical and commercially aware advice, which means that tricky HR legal issues can be dealt with as swiftly and painlessly as possible. 

“I have also advised hundreds of employees on their Settlement Agreement terms to achieve the best possible package for them.

“Please get in touch to chat through any current employment issues, or if you are planning any employee related changes within your business or status.”

 T: 01904 437681  |  M: 07943 842404

Emma Whiting of Torque Law, specialist employment law solicitors in York

Emma Whiting, Partner

“I am an employment law solicitor with considerable premium law firm experience and a wealth of expertise in the financial, industrial and health sectors.

“With a particular focus on more complex and strategic HR legal work, I work with employers from all sectors, from start-ups to plcs, on the full spectrum of contentious and non-contentious employment law issues. I have also assisted a large number of senior executives to secure favourable outcomes on their entry arrangements and/or Settlement Agreements.

“If you any concerns or want to ensure you have the right employment strategy in place, let’s get together and talk it through.”

 T: 01904 437682  |  M: 07912 395695


At Torque Law we’re expert employment solicitors – our clients value us because we make their lives easier.  You can be reassured by our promise to deliver quality advice without any nasty surprises on fees.

We build long-term relationships by listening to what our clients want to achieve, putting ourselves in their shoes, and using our deep understanding to prevent employment issues from becoming unwelcome distractions.

We provide strength at every turn.

Torque Law LLP, 1 November 2018

Don’t just take our word for it, here’s what others have to say about Tiggy and Emma:

“Keen to understand our needs and talk our language, whilst also managing our expectations, Torque Law’s advice is jargon free, grounded and always focused on our end game. We demand a lot and Torque delivers.”

“Always focused, practical and positive, Torque Law are fantastic and have a refreshingly pragmatic approach.”

“You have been fantastic support throughout all of this, a constant voice of calm and reason, for which I cannot thank you enough.”

“You provide the complete package for advice, response and pragmatism.  Delivering a high calibre service more efficiently and cost effectively than larger, more high profile firms, we value your knowledge, clarity and personal approach.”