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Benedict Gorner


  • Location: Birmingham
  • Email: Benedict Gorner
  • Direct Telephone: +44 (0) 121 234 0268
  • Direct Fax: +44 (0) 121 234 0027
  • Mobile: +44 (0) 7595 070 448


Benedict is a partner in the Employment team, based in Birmingham. He is a trusted advisor to a range of blue chip clients. His practice encompasses everything from high court restrictive covenant disputes to multi-jurisdictional outsourcing projects.


Benedict is a highly experienced employment lawyer. He covers all forms of employment litigation, including High Court disputes. He is also frequently asked to advise on transactional projects, with a particular focus on TUPE transfers and change management programmes.


Successfully enforced restrictive covenants for major accountancy practice.

Obtained maximum costs award for banking client in tribunal case.

Advised international IT provider on major outsourcing agreement across multiple jurisdictions.

Assisted public sector body on significant restructuring programme.


Benedict’s spare time is normally taken care of by his young children. His other interests include running, music, current affairs and trying his hand at DIY.