An unfair dismissal is when an employer terminates an employee’s contract or forces an employee to resign, in a ‘harsh, unjust or unreasonable’ manner. If the employee has a successful claim, they will be entitled to remedies such as compensation or reinstatement.

Have I been dismissed?

A person has been dismissed if:

  • They have been terminated at the initiative of the employer
  • They have forcefully resigned due to the actions of the employer

If you have been dismissed, and feel as though this was harsh, unjust, or unreasonable you should seek legal advice imminently. The Employment Law Team at Coutts appreciate that this can be difficult to navigate, however, we are willing and ready to assist you when required.

How can Coutts assist you?

Coutts Lawyers & Conveyancers is committed to advocating for individuals who have been unfairly dismissed.  We understand that complex nature of an unfair dismissal and our team of professionals will endeavour to provide the support and expertise you need. We recognise this process can be burdensome and highly stressful and our team are here to provide the support your need.

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