Adrian Barnes

Adrian Barnes

Senior Employment Lawyer


Adrian qualified as a barrister in 2001 having previously worked in industry and education.

Adrian has held positions as in house legal counsel for the NFU/Associa, Chubb Security and Securitas.  He has been a consultant with the practice since 2006.

Adrian is recommended by Legal 500

Reported cases:  Advised and represented the claimant in the case of Sethi v Greentech International  a case which is still held as authority for a woman’s right to return to work after maternity leave even when the marriage has broken down and the former husband is a director of the company.

Education: University of Kent (1999 LLB Hons), Inns of Court School of Law

Leisure: Car Racing, hill walking and outdoor pursuits, sailing and golf.

Member: Honourable Society of the Middle Temple,  Employment Lawyers Association and Agricultural Lawyers Association.

Connect with & Contact Adrian

e. adrianbarnes@premier-legal.vm
t. 0115 856 1623

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Areas of expertise

Employment Tribunal Advocacy

TUPE, Redundancy, Unfair Dismissal, Discrimination

Training and Advice on all Employment Matters