Asha Kumar has been a partner at Watson Farley & Williams since 2012. Her practice includes a broad range of contentious and non-contentious employment matters, acting on behalf of employers and senior employees generally on leaving or joining employment. She also advises on cross-border transactions.
Asha is a member of the Employment Law Committee of the Law Society of England and Wales. She is a regular speaker on employment law matters for clients as well as for other organisations, including ILAG (the trade body representing members from the Life Assurance and Wealth Management Industries) where she recently presented to its Non-Executive Forum on the legal aspects of whistleblowing affecting the financial sector. She also speaks on behalf of the CIPD and at client events hosted by Michael Page Plc, for example. In addition, Asha is the author of the Employment Law chapter of the UKTI’s “Investors’ Guide to the UK” publication.