Speechly wins Jones Day employment partner

Jones Day employment partner” />City firm Speechly Bircham has hired a new employment partner. Richard Martin (left) joins from New York-based Jones Day, where he has been a partner for four years, originally with the pre-merger Gouldens.

He has experience of handling claims for breach of contract, unfair dismissal and discrimination, particularly for financial services institutions. Martin is Speechley’s third new partner this year. The firm now has 53 partners. Jon Parker