About Us 

We believe in: 

Guiding you to make the best choices for your case, using our specialist knowledge and experience of employment law and procedures. 
Providing clear information on fees so that you have control of your costs right from the start. 
Actively progressing your matter. Thanks to our focus on quality of service, not quantity of cases, your issue will get the attention it needs, when it needs it. 
Keeping you up to date about your matter. You shouldn’t need to chase us to find out what is happening. 

Ian Jones Director and Principal Solicitor 

 
Ian is the founder of Spencer Shaw Solicitors and qualified as a solicitor in 1991. He had experience as a partner and Head of Litigation with larger firms before setting up Spencer Shaw in 2007. 
 
Ian has experience in all aspects of employment law and has a particular interest in unfair dismissal cases, disputes involving allegations of breach of restrictive covenants and negotiating settlements. Ian appears regularly in the Employment Tribunal. His experience includes taking claims on appeal to the Employment Appeal Tribunal, the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court. 
 

Neal Atwell Director of Business Development 

 
Neal is a Director of Spencer Shaw Solicitors and is responsible for helping the business deliver excellent service to its clients. He has worked with Spencer Shaw Solicitors since 2016.  
 
Neal was formerly a Chief Inspector with Suffolk Police and uses his organisational skills and experience in policing to ensure that we deliver an excellent service to our clients.  
 
He has a particular enthusiasm for using technology to make the work we do more efficient and accessible to our clients.  
 
 

Felicity Price Consultant Solicitor 

 
Felicity qualified as a solicitor in 2009, after studying Law at Durham University and completing her Legal Practice Course at the Oxford Institute of Legal Practice. 
 
She joined Spencer Shaw in 2018, having spent time with several large national firms. 
 
Felicity is experienced in advising employers and employees on all aspects of employment law including Tribunal claims, disciplinary and grievance matters, settlement agreements, business restructures and contract and policy reviews. 
 

Dhanbir Uppal Associate Solicitor 

 
Dhani began working in the legal sector in 2005 and qualified as a solicitor in 2011, having gained extensive legal experience in a variety of roles.  
 
Since qualifying, Dhani has worked in both the public and private sector in Debt Recovery, Dispute Resolution and most recently Civil Litigation. 
 
Dhani is fluent in Punjabi.  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Andrea Price Associate Solicitor 

 
Andrea received a degree in Business and Finance and a post graduate diploma in Human Resource Management from the University of Wales, and spent 12 years working in HR within the NHS, manufacturing, education and legal sectors. 
 
Andrea qualified as a solicitor in 2015, after studying ILEX at the University of Wales Cardiff and completing her Legal Practice Course at Glamorgan University. She has experience in advising employers and employees on many aspects of employment law including Tribunal claims, disciplinary and grievance matters, settlement agreements, policy reviews and drafting policies, staff handbooks, employment contracts and consultancy agreements. 
 

Nazia Khan Associate Solicitor 

 
Nazia began her career as a Barrister, being called to the Bar in 1999 before cross-qualifying as a Solicitor in 2004. Nazia is a recommended Solicitor in the Legal 500. 
 
Since qualifying Nazia has specialised in employment law exclusively, advising both Employers and Employees. Her wide range of experience includes advising on employment due diligence in corporate transactions, sitting on disciplinary panels to advise on law, evidence and procedure as well as advising senior executives on exit packages and settlement agreements. 
 
Nazia is fluent in Urdu and Punjabi. 
 

Tashoi Reid Legal Assistant 

 
Tash studied Law at Birmingham City University and graduated in 2015. Our aim is to support her towards developing her career in law. Tash is currently in training to become a Legal Executive. 
 
Tash provides valuable support to our solicitors across all areas of their work, and ensures that our client records are organised and up to date. As the first point of contact for many clients, Tash provides a high standard of customer service.  
 

Oliver Sanderson Paralegal 

 
Oliver studied Law at the University of Birmingham, followed by the Legal Practice Course at the University of Law. He graduated in 2013, and has worked as a Commercial Paralegal and in debt recovery. 
 
As Paralegal, Oliver supports our solicitors to offer prompt and efficient service. As a main point of contact for many clients, Oliver provdes high standards of customer service. 
 

Laura Rollason Business Development Officer 

 
Laura studied Law at the University of Birmingham, graduating with a master's degree in 2012. Laura helps to ensure that clients receive a prompt, efficient service by keeping our processes smooth and efficient. Laura is also responsible for much of our marketing, managing our social media accounts and our website. 
 
Laura has previously worked in Communications and uses this experience to help us deliver our commitment to clear advice in plain English. 
 

Linda Lambert Legal Cashier 

 
Linda ensures up to date and correct accounts and general compliance with the SRA’s Accounts rules. 
 
She gained a B Com in Accounting from Birmingham University and worked as an auditor before specialising in solicitors’ accounts for the past 30+ years. Linda has lectured SRA Accounts rules since 2006 and tutors a course for legal finance professionals.  
 
In November 2020 Linda was awarded an Honorary Fellowship of Institute of Legal Finance and Management (ILFM), the highest accolade the Institute can bestow - becoming only the second person to receive the award. 

Why our clients like dealing with us 

All employees demonstrated a commitment to providing excellent client care. 
 
Lexcel Assessor 
 
 
I was very impressed with the service I received. From first contact to completion, it was an easy process and a really nice customer service along the way, with a very efficient turnaround. I would definitely use again and/or recommend to anyone! 
 
Bethany 
 
 
Very competent, knowledgeable and friendly. They were very thorough in their evaluation of my redundancy notice and certainly put my mind at ease by explaining in simple terms what the most important clauses meant. Definitely recommend them. 
 
Ian 
 
 
Spencer Shaw Solicitors are one of the best Lexcel-compliant law practices in the country. 
 
Lexcel Assessor 
 
 

Get in touch 

Do you have a legal matter you'd like to discuss with us? Get in touch using the details below or use the form here and a member of our team will be in touch to discuss your enquiry. 
Phone: 0121 452 5130 
Address: Spencer Shaw Solicitors Limited 
Vancouver House, 111 Hagley Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham B16 8LB 
Opening hours: 
Monday - Friday 9:00AM - 5:00PM 
Saturday, Sunday & Bank Holidays - Closed 
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