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Tom Fancett

I want to especially thank Tom for his professionalism and the relevance of his advice. It is great to have Tom in our address book for future reference.
People relations manager, global pharmaceutical company

Tom Fancett is an employment lawyer who advises on a broad spectrum of contentious and non-contentious matters. Tom’s experience ranges from advising on commercial transactions, restructuring programmes, Employment Tribunal claims, to providing guidance on day-to-day HR and disciplinary issues.

Tom advises clients across multiple different industries including the tech, airline, hospitality, construction and pharmaceutical sectors. He has also undertaken several in-house client secondments, most recently with Deliveroo.

Areas of FocusEmployment


  • Advised on the employment aspects of KKR’s $8 billion acquisition of Unilever’s Spreads Business (Upfield).
  • Advised an international hotel and resort owner in relation to the sale of seven hotels across the UK.
  • Advised a software company on the enforceability of restrictive covenants for a sales team hired from a rival company.
  • Negotiated a portfolio of over 150 settlement agreements on behalf of a major bank undergoing a large restructure program.