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Sharon Tan joins Mishcon de Reya as an Employment Partner from McDermott Will & Emery UK LLP
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Date
27 April 2015

Sharon Tan joins Mishcon de Reya as an Employment Partner from McDermott Will & Emery UK LLP

Sharon Tan
Sharon Tan

Mishcon de Reya has today announced the appointment of Sharon Tan, who joins as a Partner in the Firm’s Employment department.

Sharon joins from McDermott Will & Emery UK LLP, where she has practised for 10 years, and was a Partner since 2011. Prior to that, Sharon was an Associate in the Employment team at Allen & Overy LLP, where she also trained.

Sharon has strong corporate client experience spanning multiple business sectors. She handles all aspects of contentious and non-contentious employment law, from large-scale litigation and the provision of strategic HR advice about sensitive business issues to the employment aspects of corporate transactions/restructurings. She has particular expertise in handling High Court litigation, including team moves, enforcement of restrictive covenants and bonus claims and also has a focus on data privacy.

Daniel Naftalin, Head of Employment at Mishcon de Reya, commented: “Sharon’s expertise in complex, high-value and high profile employment cases complements our existing practice and will add further weight to our established reputation in this area. Her appointment reflects the continued success of the department and will add to our breadth of offering and depth of expertise.  Dynamic, client focused and highly rated in the legal directories, Sharon is a great fit for the department. We are delighted to welcome her to the team.”