Press Release - 1 April
GQ|Littler, the specialist employment law firm, has announced that Caroline Baker is to be made partner as of 1 April 2019.
Caroline advises a wide range of clients on all aspects of employment law, from board level exits and complicated restructures to managing employment tribunal litigation.
She has particular experience of advising financial services sector employers and dealing with associated remuneration structures and regulatory issues.
Caroline is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association and its Pro Bono Committee. She was part of a small team from the ELA Pro Bono Committee which developed the award winning ELIPS scheme at the London Central Employment Tribunal to support litigants in person.
Before joining GQ|Littler in October 2011, Caroline worked at ‘Magic Circle’ law firm Slaughter and May.
Founding Partner Jon Gilligan comments: “Caroline joined GQ|Littler when the firm was only a year old and she has been integral to our growth and success since then. She thoroughly deserves this promotion.”
Caroline Baker, Partner, says: “I’m excited to start the next stage of my career with GQ|Littler. There are some huge opportunities for specialist firms like ours and I’m keen to further develop our client base, and make the most of my expertise in the financial services and insurance sectors.”
GQ|Littler is the leading specialist law firm for employers in the UK and won the Boutique Law Firm of the Year 2018 award at the Legal Business Awards. Based in the City of London, the firm is part of Littler, the world’s largest employment law firm with over 1,500 lawyers in 80 offices worldwide, offering a single source solution to international businesses. Offering risk-based contentious and non-contentious advice, the firm’s legal expertise includes employment, immigration, employee tax and incentives. Its client base spans a wide range of sectors including financial services, technology, healthcare, professional services and luxury goods. GQ|Littler is recognised as a leader in its field by both Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners, which describes the firm as “a premier outfit”.
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