Damian Kelly

T. 0113 2971873
E. dkelly@levisolicitors.co.uk

Damian Kelly is a solicitor and head of the employment team.

Damian joined Levi Solicitors LLP in summer 2019. He has almost 30 years of employment law experience and has been a qualified solicitor since 1994. Damian was previously a partner in a national 100 law firm before setting up his own business in 2003. He is acutely aware of the needs and requirements of small and medium business owners.

Damian has acted in many high-profile cases, including representing managers involved in employment proceedings following the collapse of Connaught PLC in 2010 and also acting for staff involved in the closure of Eastman Kodak in Leeds in 2014.

In 2013, Damian successfully represented a female North Yorkshire Police firearms officer who won her case for sex discrimination.

More recently, Damian has been representing clients in relation to the collapse of Carillion PLC and Claimants pursuing claims for discrimination and unfair dismissal against various UK Government departments.

Damian acts for both Respondents and Claimants on all employment-related matters. He regularly appears as an advocate before Employment Tribunals across England and Wales.