MBR&M leads FA defence in Alam claim

Mayer Brown Rowe & Maw (MBR&M) and niche West End firm Barker Gillette took leading roles in last week’s employment tribunal claim brought by former Football Association (FA) PA Faria Alam. MBR&M employment partner Nicholas Robertson is advising the FA in its defence of Alam’s claims, which include constructive unfair dismissal, sex discrimination and sexual harrassment. Barker Gillette’s Nigel Forsyth is acting for Alam on her claim. The London tribunal hearing is expected to end tomorrow (28 June). First revealed on www.thelawyer.com, 22 June