Mike Blank is a solicitor with over 11 years’ experience in Civil Litigation/Dispute Resolution and Employment Law. Mike is Allsop Durn’s newest addition, joining us a as Senior Associate Solicitor in 2020.
Mike graduated with a degree in Philosophy from Nottingham University in 1984. After successful careers in business and as a freelance press photographer, Mike qualified as a solicitor at the College of Law in 2006, completed his training contract at a West End firm in 2008, and practiced as an Associate Solicitor in a regional Hertfordshire firm for 11 years before joining Allsop Durn.
Mike offers practical, no nonsense, cost effective advice to parties in dispute with the aim of avoiding costly protracted litigation if possible by exploring settlement though negotiation or mediation.
Mike also works with employers and employee, drafting contracts, policies and settlement agreements as well as advising on grievances, disciplinary matters and claims in the Employment Tribunal.
Mike is married and lives in London with his wife and teenage son.
Away from work, Mike is still an active photographer and enjoys musical instrument restoration and cycling as hobbies.
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