Helena Milner-Smith helps companies navigate complex international HR-legal compliance issues.
Ms. Milner-Smith advises clients across a range of industries - including the technology and life science sectors - on all aspects of UK and international employment law compliance.
Ms. Milner-Smith has particular expertise advising on the HR-legal aspects of multi-jurisdictional transactions. She also regularly assists clients seeking to protect their business and increase international compliance by designing and implementing global policies, employment contracts and restrictive covenants.
Clients have praised her responsiveness, command of the issues, practical and business-focused advice, expert management of local counsel and sense of humour in trying circumstances.
Legal 500 UK (2014) recognized Ms. Milner-Smith for her “exceptional service” in the Employment sector.
In addition, Ms. Milner-Smith has gained valuable in-house experience while on secondment at three large multinational corporations - a pharmaceutical company, an oil company and a leading investment bank.