Dan Begbie-Clench

United Kingdom, Doyle Clayton Solicitors

Peter Doyle

United Kingdom, Doyle Clayton Solicitors

Dan Begbie-Clench

Dan Begbie-Clench is a Partner at Doyle Clayton, a leading specialist firm of Employment and Business Immigration lawyers in the United Kingdom.

His practice focuses on advising multinationals and SMEs on a range of strategic Employment and Labor Law matters, including as part of corporate transactions. He is particularly noted for his counsel on redundancy processes, reorganisations, dismissals, TUPE transfers, discrimination and unfair dismissal claims, in addition to High Court claims to enforce restrictions and prevent employees from using confidential information.

Before qualifying as a lawyer Dan studied at a French university and went on to work at the Council of Europe in Strasbourg.

Specific skills:

  • Employment Law
  • Employment Litigation
  • Human Resources Policies
  • Protecting Confidential Information
  • Reorganisations & Restructurings
  • Transfers of Business

Languages:

  • English
  • French
  • Italian

Professional memberships:

  • Employment Lawyers’ Association (UK)

Education:

  • University of Sheffield (UK) – J.D. 1999
  • Université de Nancy II (France) – J.D. 1998 French Law

Contact details

Doyle Clayton Solicitors

One Crown Court
Cheapside
London EC2V 6LR
United Kingdom

T: + 44 (0) 20 73 29 90 90
F: +44 (0) 20 73 29 50 50

E: dbegbie-clench@doyleclayton.co.uk
W: www.doyleclayton.co.uk


Peter Doyle

Peter Doyle is a Founding Partner and the Senior Partner at Doyle Clayton, a leading specialist firm of Employment and Business Immigration Lawyers in the United Kingdom.

With over 25 years of experience, his practice focuses on advising both national and international businesses on executive terminations and disputes,  TUPE, reorganisations and restructurings, team moves, restrictive covenant disputes, arbitration and partnership disputes.

Peter is recognised internationally as one of the UK’s leading employment lawyers by leading independent research guides. In their words:

  • He regularly provides expert advice on restrictive covenants, team moves and complex TUPE matters. One client comments: “He is a great litigator – he is someone I have a lot of confidence in.”
                         – Chambers UK 2017
  • “Clients also single out the ‘savvy’ Peter Doyle” who has substantial senior executive expertise”
                         – Legal 500 UK 2016
  • “Peter Doyle is highly valued by his clients for his experience, with sources noting that he ‘has seen it all, and is great with clients.’ He is lauded by sources for his skill in representing claimants in employment disputes.”
                         – Chambers UK 2015
  • “Peter Doyle is recommended for senior executive matters.”
                         – Legal 500 UK 2015
  • “Sources say Peter Doyle is “very commercial and astute with a natural flair for interpreting law.” He has wide-ranging expertise including advising individuals on terminations and business disputes and employers on TUPE.
                         – Chambers UK 2014
  • “Senior partner Peter Doyle is a good tactician.”
                         – Legal 500 2014
  • “Senior partner Peter Doyle is an established member of London’s employment law community, with experience of handling cases for both respondents and claimants. He has particular expertise in dealing with executive termination and restrictive covenant disputes”
                         – Chambers 2013
  • “Peter Doyle is ‘a good tactician, particularly in High Court litigation’, and ‘shrewd litigator’”
                         – Legal 500 2013

Peter has also been recognized as a leading employment and labour law lawyer by Who’s Who of Management Labour and Employment Lawyers in addition to Thomson Reuters’ Super Lawyers guide.

Specific skills:

  • Employment Law
  • Employment Litigation
  • Reorganisations & Restructurings
  • Senior Executives
  • Transfers of Businesses
  • Transfers of People

Spoken languages:

  • English

Professional memberships:

  • ABA – American Bar Association
  • EELA – European Employment Lawyers Association
  • ELA – Employment Lawyers’ Association (UK)
  • Association of Partnership Practitioners
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Education:

  • Oxford Brookes University – J.D. 1980

Contact details

Doyle Clayton Solicitors

One Crown Court
Cheapside
London EC2V 6LR
United Kingdom

T: + 44 (0) 20 73 29 90 90
F: +44 (0) 20 73 29 50 50

E: pdoyle@doyleclayton.co.uk
W: www.doyleclayton.co.uk