What Others Say

Awards and Legal Directories

Chambers 2024


‘They are excellent and always very responsive.’

‘They're an excellent team of professionals who understand my business and will provide pragmatic and commercial advice.’


‘She's personable, professional, prompt and always explains things clearly.’

‘She provides commercially sound, balanced advice and collaborates well.’


‘Barry has been a great support to our business for many years. We see him as an extension of our internal team.’


‘He is committed, responsive and knowledgeable.’

‘He always explains things clearly and has boundless patience.’


‘Kevin is commercial and balanced in his approach. He is a strong lawyer.’


‘Beverley is an exceptional lawyer. She is commercial, logical, and a true professional.’

‘She has excellent knowledge on all areas of employment law and is pragmatic and straightforward in her approach.’

‘She is very responsive, understands an issue fast and gives real-world advice. She is phenomenally knowledgeable and up to date on the latest legal developments.’

Legal 500: 2024 edition


‘Great people which are top of employment experts. They are also able to adapt to a firm’s changing needs.’

‘The standout on dealing with Crossland is their ability to provide commercially sound legal advice. They take into account the organisation’s needs and desired outcome whilst providing clear advice. They work in partnership with us to achieve the preferred outcome, whilst challenging our thought process.’

‘As teams go, Crossland Employment Solicitors are outstanding. Crossland provides very regular email updates and hosts quarterly HR seminars and forums for clients and non-clients alike. The Crossland team is well grounded and dependable. The difficulty I find is which partner to recommend – they are all so good!’


‘Beverley Sunderland is a titan of employment law. She is tenacious and appropriately robust in the successful pursuit of her client’s claims.’

‘Beverley is an outstanding and authoritative leader with unparalleled subject knowledge.’


‘Great communicator – reassuring, approachable, and superb all-round employment law knowledge.’


‘Owen Dear is like an extension of our company, available when required for urgent work but also has an easy-like manner that makes him very approachable for all levels of our organisation. Will give opinions when asked, not just legal textbook answers. Excellent.’


‘The contract queen! Gives detailed constructive advice.’