Stephen is a Partner in our Employment Law Department. He has specialised in employment law since 2006, providing advice to clients on a wide range of issues, acting for both employees and employers.
In addition to regularly appearing in the Employment Tribunal on behalf of clients, Stephen provides advice on a wide range of employment Law and HR topics, including disciplinary and grievance matters, unfair dismissal, discrimination issues, the Working Time Regulations, TUPE, family friendly rights and contractual matters.
Stephen also designs and presents training courses on HR issues and has given seminars attended by members of the HR and business community, most recently speaking at the CIPD Scotland conference.
He is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association.
"From the outset Stephen was very approachable, responded quickly to all my queries with practical advice and helped navigate me through the issues I faced with ease. I was delighted with the service offered."
CM, advised on settlement agreement
“I'd like to thank you for your help is resolving this matter. When I first went to you with I was pretty devastated at the way I had been treated. The professional manner you took gave a reassurance and gave me hope. I never expected to receive anything never mind what I did receive. Once again, Stephen thank you for your help in the matter, I can now get my life back on track.”
WA, advised on unfair dismissal and age discrimination claims
"Stephen Connolly provided me with employment advice. I found Stephen to be personable and I appreciated his nature during a difficult situation. He was knowledgeable and provided advice in a clear and unambiguous way - highly recommended."
"Excellent service - thank you for your time and expertise. I will definitely recommend you to other friends and family and save your contact details for any future legal matters I may require advice on."
“I felt the need to drop you an email to comment on the service I have received from Stephen."
He has been extremely supportive in what was a stressful situation for me, I couldn’t have asked for a better person to look after my case, and would not hesitate in recommending Stephen and your firm.
Thank you for a great service from start to finish.”
“I cannot thank MSHB, and in particular Stephen Connolly enough for the advice provided and work completed during a very difficult period. Stephen and the team provided a professional and efficient, yet personable service. I would have no hesitation in recommending Stephen and the team at MSHB to anyone requiring legal services.”