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Charlie Higgins

Trainee HR Paralegal

Charlie specialises in HR matters for the employment team.

"The team has a particularly strong track record of successfully handling discrimination claims."

Legal 500

Experience

  • Recently drafted a cost warning letter for a complicated discrimination case containing many disorganised allegations.
  • Drafted employment contracts for casual workers with niche requirements.
  • Drafting HR policies and procedures.

"They're professional, approachable and explain things in layman's terms."

Chambers UK

Career

After graduating from university, Charlie successfully completed his CIPD level 5 Diploma to become an Associate member of the CIPD.

Using his recent qualifications Charlie gained his role as a HR administrator at Wright Hassall in early 2021. During this time Charlie worked with all members of the team gaining experience from payroll to recruitment to special project work.

Following this, in February 2022, Charlie moved to the employment law team where he now works as a Trainee HR Paralegal.

Memberships

  • Chartered Institute of Personnel Development Associate

Interests

In his free time Charlie enjoys spending time with his friends in the Peak district exploring caves and rivers. 

Meet the team

 Ellis Burns - Employment Law Paralegal
Ellis Burns Paralegal
Sophie Wahba - Employment Lawyer
Sophie Wahba Associate
Gemma Clarke - Employment Law
Gemma Clark Solicitor