"Cerys Williams is excellent. She is my go-to employment partner. She is technically excellent, able to explain complex legal issues in clear terms and is very commercial." (Chambers and Partners, 2023)
Cerys has over 20 years’ experience, including senior roles at leading international firms King & Wood Mallesons and Fasken Martineau, where she was Head of Employment Law.
Cerys is ranked as a leading UK lawyer by Legal 500 (2023). Clients note the M&A Support Team are: "a (sadly) rare combination of highly technically proficient, business savvy, attuned to actual market practice, service oriented and responsive, practical problem solvers, and genuinely nice people whom it is unfailingly a pleasure to deal with." Cerys is also recognised as a key practitioner in Chambers and Partner (2023) where she is described as "excellent; highly commercial, very strong technically, a great negotiator. She’s very client delivery-focused and also great fun to work with."
Her sector and international expertise supports GQ|Littler’s strong offering in these sectors and advising international companies on their employment issues across the globe.
Cerys's experience includes:
Cerys is also a member of the Employment Lawyers Association and the Association of Partnership Practitioners.