What can Abisola do for you?
Abisola is an employment lawyer, specialising in work within the education sector for universities, colleges and academies.
Abisola advises on the full range of both contentious and non-contentious employment issues.
Supporting your ambitions
Abisola is often asked to advise on sensitive and complex issues, both as part of internal processes and Employment Tribunal litigation, and her aim is always to work with clients to achieve their objectives, giving pragmatic and risk-aware (not risk-averse) advice. Clients have commented that Abisola is an important member of their team.
Recently, Abisola assisted a client to successfully defend a complex multi-day claim involving unfair dismissal, whistleblowing, disability discrimination and sexual orientation discrimination, which was brought against a multi-academy trust and four individual respondents.
What do others say?
Abisola's clients say that she is friendly and personable, and that she makes complex matters easily understandable. One client commented that they really enjoyed working with Abisola, and that they were particularly impressed with her "advice, client engagement and balance of the process with the pragmatic".
What else should you know?
Abisola is Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees of Citizens Advice Birmingham and Chair of its HR Committee. She is also a keen runner who enjoys entering marathons and half marathons, and an enthusiastic amateur florist.