Milan served as a specialist employment barrister in practice at the Bar in London for 22 years before leaving to seek out new challenges. He worked in private practice before joining EEF in 2009. Milan is an experienced advocate before a variety of judges ranging from employment tribunal through to the Court of Appeal.
Working primarily as a tribunal advocate for member companies, Milan is based in the North East but regularly appears throughout the country as EEF’s troubleshooter on particularly difficult cases most recently in both Scotland and Northern Ireland.
He is very experienced in handling complex lengthy disputes particularly in discrimination and whistleblowing. His approach instils confidence in his clients.
He is also a member of the Employment Lawyers Association and active participant in the Newcastle ET User Group.
Milan is happy to advise on complicated business restructures, redundancies and business transfers and therefore able to advise strategically and commercially to senior executives and boards as well as negotiate effectively with union and employee representatives
Since the start of 2014, Milan has managed the HRL team in Gateshead and supervises and oversees their work.