Leading senior executive employment law firm, Brahams Dutt Badrick French (BDBF) continues to grow its City team with the recruitment of senior solicitor, Paul McAleavey.

Previously an employment lawyer at Payne Hicks Beach, Paul specialises in advising senior individuals facing disciplinary proceedings and investigations by regulatory bodies such as the Financial Conduct Authority and General Medical Council. He recently advised employees caught up in the forex-rigging scandal. He has also acted for several household-name employers.

Gareth Brahams, managing partner of BDBF said: ‘We are delighted to have Paul on board bringing additional depth in our employment work for individuals in the area of financial services regulatory investigations, disciplinary proceedings, injunctions and high-value exit packages. 

‘Paul will also assist to grow our Canary Wharf employment practice for people working in financial services. Paul’s recruitment sees the growth of our employment team to 10 lawyers.’