New Partner joins Tyr

Leeds based boutique commercial law firm Tyr Law continues to build on its recent success by recruiting employment partner Matthew Yates.

Tyr Law will now offer a full employment law service. Matthew joins having been a partner in leading employment teams in the market and his recruitment signals the start of a period of further growth for the firm.

Dean Jowett, Managing Partner said “Matthew is an extremely experienced employment lawyer and another fantastic addition to the team. He will allow us to offer a broader range of services to our clients and, as an individual, he fits perfectly with the firm’s ethos of putting together a team of the highest quality lawyers across a range of specialisms. Matt’s recruitment also demonstrates the firm’s intention to recruit senior and high calibre partners, even in the current challenging times.

Matthew Yates added “I’m thrilled to be joining Tyr Law at this crucial time for business and employers and I’m looking forward to playing a part in the firm’s growth and development.”

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