HR Support

The Manufacturers' Network has a HR Guide - this is avalible for members to download here

We also offer an HR Advisory Service to give members access to the latest information on employment relations advice. Lane Neave and Tavendale and Partners are The Manufacturers' Network's HR Advisory Service and together, will support members of The Manufacturers' Network with up to date and accurate advice.

Andrew Shaw - BA, LLM (Hons) – Lane Neave

Andrew Shaw specialises in all aspects of employment law including accident compensation and health & safety. He also has a special interest in energy law and immigration. Andrew has extensive knowledge of legislation and case law relating to his speciality areas. He works with businesses and companies of all sizes and has represented his clients in a number of Tribunals, Authorities, District, High and Employment Courts as well as the Court of Appeal.

Karen Maclean –Tavendale and Partners

Kirsten is a litigator with extensive experience in all forms of dispute resolution both here and in England.

Kirsten has in depth employment expertise and is supported by four employment lawyers in her employment practice. Kirsten and her team advise employers and employees on wide ranging employment matters including collective bargaining, restructuring and redundancy, disciplinary and other HR matters, health and safety issues and prosecutions.  Kirsten and her team have appeared in a significant number of disciplinary meetings, mediations and hearings acting for both employers and employees.  While they are experts in employment law, they are also incredibly pragmatic and practical in their solutions focused approach to employment matters