The legal sector is set to become the next target of the #metoo campaign after a survey found that two thirds of women lawyers have experienced sexual harassment at work. More than half had been targeted more than once.
Alex Bearman appears in The Times commenting on confidentiality agreements in relation to sexual harassment allegations.
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Alex is a partner in the employment team, acting for both employers and employees. He specialises in all areas of contentious employment law, including unfair dismissal, discrimination, whistleblowing and breach of contract, and has experience of dealing with claims brought in the courts as well as in the Employment Tribunal. He also represents clients involved in discrimination claims outside of the employment field.