Stephen Chegwin is a senior associate at Eversheds Sutherland. Stephen advises in all aspects of employment and industrial relations/labour law, acting primarily for large-scale employers, many of which are "household names" and specialist government departments. Stephen undertakes his own advocacy in the employment tribunals and has a special interest in employment and civil litigation, large-scale reorganisations, collective redundancy projects, trade union recognition and disputes, and discrimination.
Prior to becoming a lawyer, Stephen was an HR practitioner and held a number of senior HR roles within both the private and public sector, delivering both organisation-wide strategic people solutions and operational HR/ER support to those that he partnered. Stephen is also a chartered member of the CIPD and a visiting lecturer for the University of Law, teaching employment law (amongst other subjects) on their post-graduate level teaching programmes.