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Katie Craven

Katie Craven

Katie Craven

  • T: 0370 086 5808
  •  I: +44 (0)161 954 5808

Katie is a Solicitor in the Employment team and is based in the Manchester office.


Katie has experience of acting for a range of clients including businesses, HR teams and individuals in relation to both contentious and non-contentious matters.


Katie advises on a wide variety of employment law issues including unfair dismissal claims, discrimination claims, breach of contract and redundancy issues. Katie regularly advises and assists clients by reviewing and drafting employee handbooks and contracts of employment. She also advises and assists in preparing and negotiating of settlement agreements for both employers and individuals.


Katie adopts a practical and focused approach in providing employment law advice which she applies to both strategic projects and every day employment law issues.


Katie is a regular speaking at client update seminars and events and enjoys delivering training on all aspects of employment law.


Katie  joined Shoosmiths on qualification in September 2014.

My education:

BA (Hons) in Spanish 2:1 ( (University of Leeds) )

Graduate Diploma in Law (Distinction) ( (College of Law, Manchester) )

Legal Practice Course (Distinction) ( (College of Law, Manchester) )