Louise Hall

Louise Hall

Managing Partner

T +44 (0)1 481 748909
E louise.hall@walkersglobal.com

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Louise is a founding partner of AO Hall, the predecessor firm of Walkers (Guernsey) LLP and is head of the firm’s Guernsey Employment practice. Louise specialises in all aspects of employment law and has substantial experience in advising clients from all business sectors (predominantly financial services) on staff and employment issues including unfair dismissal claims, drafting employment contracts, policies and procedures, changes to terms and conditions of employment, grievance and disciplinary issues, discrimination, misconduct and capability issues, managing sickness absence, redundancy, senior executive contracts and termination, compromise agreements, housing and right to work issues and employment law aspects of pension changes.

Prior to joining Walkers, Louise founded AO Hall LLP having previously been a Partner at Carey Olsen in Guernsey. Before moving offshore in 1990, Louise practised with Baker & McKenzie in London and was articled at Slaughter & May, also in London.

Admitted In:
Guernsey
England & Wales (not practising)

Qualifications:
Bachelor of Science, UMIST

2016, Legal 500 - Leading Individuals (Employment)

2016, Chambers UK – Louise is highlighted by sources for her "excellent technical skills, legal reputation and personality" and for being "calm, insightful and clear-thinking even in emotional circumstances."

2015, Chambers UK - "Louise Hall is a thought leader. She is incredibly well organised, and almost has a GP's medical approach to the consultation. She has a nice bedside manner but is also technically good at what she does. She is the best technical lawyer I've worked with."

2015, Legal 500 - Praised by clients for her “approachableness” and “depth of knowledge.”

2014, Chambers Europe - “She is first class. The field of employment law is a potential minefield, it is ever changing, but she is absolutely on the top of her game, knows what she is doing and understands the client’s commercial nature.”

Louise is a member of the Employment Lawyers' Association (UK).

She is a Governor of Guernsey’s College of Further Education.

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