Training & Support

Wiltshire employment solicitors guiding you through internal training and support functions

Wiltshire’s leading employment lawyers

How can Goughs
support you?

HR professionals, business owners and managers are required to have an overview of employment law in order to be able to function effectively within their roles. This will also help to protect the business from any future complaint or claim. 

Our legal specialists can provide tailored and bespoke training to your business, ensuring that the advice you receive is up-to-date and effective.

Expert advice and guidance on

Dismissals & severance deals

Ensure you know your obligations

Claims and defences

Your employment law guide


Your local redundancies expert

Performance & management

Supporting you through your internal processes

Contracts for employers

Your employment contract experts

Company restructuring and succession

Your definitive guide

Company restructuring and succession

Your definitive guide

Disciplinaries & grievances

What you need to know

Contracts for employers

Your employment contract experts

Performance & management

Supporting you through your internal processes


Your local redundancies expert

Claims and defences

Your employment law guide

Training and support

Empowering your business to grow

Dismissals & severance deals

Ensure you know your obligations

Effectively using conflict to
resolve workplace disputes

Your local employment solicitor since 1882

The importance of in-house training

At Goughs we believe that providing training on a variety of employments matters is important, not only to foster relationships, but to empower you and your business to function within the law whilst also making your business a great and harmonious place to work.

We lean on our years of experience, both as a business ourselves and having advised and worked with many employers to put a structured training programme in place to suit you. 

Philip Fowler

Very professional service

Very professional service - at a difficult time due to Covid 19.


Jane Weller


Helpful, prompt and efficient


Ms Michelle Fielding

I would definitely recommend Goughs

I definitely would recommend Goughs they were very efficient, very helpful and always informed us of what was happening in the chain.


Ms Kathleen Lucas

Thank you very much for doing a great job

Thank you very much for doing a great job as always, would recommend you for sure for being so efficient and getting the job done as quick as possible.


Very helpful

Very helpful. Advice clear with plenty of time for us to consider all the options before making decisions.


Mr Wood

Very thorough

Very thorough, and we also got forces discount.



David Philpott

Personable and professional.  Kevin is a contemporary and relevant employment lawyer.


Mr & Mrs C

Friendly exact explanations on all legal aspects, helpful throughout and always with a smile.



Very approachable.  Kevin's advice was explained in a clear and concise manner, without a lot of technical jargon.



I could not have wished for a more professional dedicated team, I am so grateful for all their help and support, I would highly recommend Goughs solicitors to family and friends.


Your employment law questions answered

All training provided is based around your requirements as a business. 

Topics we can cover include, but are not limited to:

  • Contracts
  • Dismissals and grievance procedures
  • Recruitment
  • Restructuring and reorganisation of the workplace 
  • Management or performance processes and issues
  • Succession planning

At Goughs, our employment specialists can draft and tailor contracts and policies to fit your business needs, whilst ensuring they are reasonable and enforceable. We can help with both writing and reviewing existing contracts and advising on breach of employment contract issues. 

We have built up many years of experience and our team not only offer advice to businesses but also advise on broader business planning issues and sit on various advisory boards, ensuring that our advice and expertise looks beyond the contract itself and ensures all advice really is in the best interest of the future of the business.

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Why you should put your
business in Gough's hands


With offices throughout Wiltshire, we are here for face to face, or virtual appointments at a time to suit you.


We draw from a wide range of disciplines to support you in keeping your business moving forward.


Goughs have been providing legal services to businesses across the south west since 1882.

Your employment law team

Kevin Basnett

Managing Partner

As the firm's managing partner Kevin deals with employment law matters in a pragmatic and logical manner to offer realistic, fair and reasonable recommendations to all clients.

Related Pages

The purpose and importance of an employment contract

Your definitive guide

Disciplinary and grievance procedures

Everything you need to know


Performance & Management

Disciplinaries & Grievances

Company restructuring, reorganisation and succession

Redundancies, Dismissals & Your Rights

Contracts for Employees