Advocates of the Hastie Stable

Alasdair Hardman

Year of Call: 2000

Alasdair has many years experience in the law relating to people at work, whether employed, self-employed, people holding office, or partners in enterprises across all industry sectors.

He advises and represents clients on both sides of the work relationship in contract, discrimination, unfair dismissal, collective and personal disputes, and is known among specialists in the field as practical, knowledgeable and approachable.

Alasdair is ranked in Chambers 2017 and 2018 for Employment Law

Commands a wide employment law practice, with particular expertise in discrimination matters and trade union disputes.  He has extensive experience of unfair dismissal cases. "Clients like him and he has a good instinct." "A formidable opponent."

'Noted for his strong business background and his commercially astute advice.'

'He has a good style of advocacy and is clever at whittling down the main points.'

I find him good to work with, as he's very informative and approachable.'

'He knows his stuff, he's sensible, and he'll conduct a hearing intelligently.'

General Information

  • LL.B University of Edinburgh
  • Sloan Fellow, London Business School 1989 - 1990