Darryll Thomas


Darryll is a Partner within the Employment Law and HR Services team, joining in February 2016 as part of the divisions continued growth.

Areas of expertise:

Darryll has specialised in employment law since qualification as a solicitor in 2005. Darryll acts for both employers and employees in matters from all areas of employment, contentious and non-contentious. He has particular experience in representing clients in proceedings with their professional bodies facing misconduct allegations.

Darryll also has particular expertise representing employees under the terms of legal expenses insurance.

Clients include national organisations such as the Stroke Association and BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, as well as various local and regional SME’S and owner managed businesses. Darryll also provides support on transactional corporate matters.

Darryll comments upon employment law issues in the local press, radio and social media and presents on employment law matters at Chamber of Commerce and other HR events and forums.

Membership of professional bodies and organisations:

Darryll is a full member of the Employment Lawyers Association and Law Society


"Darryll Thomas was very helpful with my case and gave me the best advice possible. Definitely recommend this company."

"Settlement Advice. Easy to deal with and straightforward advice given."

"Great professional service, easy to deal with."

"Settlement agreement. The whole process took 2 short meetings, in which all questions and details were explained and discussed."

"Darryll Thomas has just concluded a very sensitive employment dispute for me in 2 weeks. He was very professional & knowledgeable in his approach whilst being very helpful & caring in his attitude towards me, in fact he was brilliant. He was there when I needed to rant, calmed me down & then explained what we needed to do. He did a fantastic job in getting me the best possible outcome for my problem. I can't thank him enough I would certainly recommend him for any employment matters."

"Very pleased with service and quality of response, put my mind at rest in difficult time. Would recommend to friends."

"Right from the very beginning I was impressed with the way my case was handled. I had confidence that I was being given solid legal advice and assistance, at a time of great anxiety, in a friendly and professional manner."

"Great service! The solicitor was quick to respond and covered all aspects of my case very thoroughly, giving jargon-free legal advice that put all of my concerns at ease. I would definitely use mfg again!"

"Called mfg solicitors where I was put through to Darryll Thomas, where we had a discussion on my matter. Darryll was very informative and gave great advice. The whole team I dealt with were very professional. Would recommend."

"Totally effortless process from start to finish. Would highly recommend."

"Professional and approachable."

"The service I received from Darryll was perfect for my needs. I had already prepared all information into a document so we were able to consult entirely on email (I’m sure he would have been available on phone if I required it). Darryll provided impartial and sensible advice on a matter that could have become difficult if we had gone about the settlement in any other way. He gained a fair deal for me with no stress."

"Sound advice and contact revision. Efficiently resolved."

"Loads of patience with my case."

"A swift easy process to follow. The staff very friendly and helpful."

"I enjoyed a quick and effortless service, with expert advice and everything done electronically."

"Darryl has helped me last few months with a tricky ex employer been slow to respond. He was always on point and very professional throughout."

"Empathic and knowledgeable. I was anxious about the whole process, but having looked around for best options, I reached out via a website message and immediately struck gold, I was listened to and the voice on the other end of the phone was incredibly knowledgeable that I knew I was in the right hands. Everything was simplified and processed so quickly it made a worrying situation really smooth and easy. Plus office team members are incredibly friendly and supportive."

"Very friendly, efficient service. Informative and professional. Very pleased with my overall experience of the team."

"Did everything I required; a very good professional service."

"Fast, helpful and professional. Fast response to query and work required. Highly recommend."

"Very quick to respond and sensitive to the situation."