Simon Hale Director

Simon Hale

0115 922 1591
s.hale@ellis-fermor.co.uk
Simon Hale is based at our Beeston office

Departments

Commercial Property
Charity Law

Professional Association and Memberships
Charity Law Association

Interests

Simon is a member of Cornerstone church in Nottingham. He is married with two children and in his spare time enjoys long distance running, fell walking and canoeing.
Interesting Matters
1. McNicol -v- Balfour Beatty – ground-breaking case in the Court of Appeal on whether “functional overlay” is a disability under the Disability Discrimination Act.

2. Represented 4 ex-servicewomen who successfully brought claims for sex discrimination against the MoD after they were dismissed on becoming pregnant.

3. Successfully obtained judicial review in the Court of Appeal of a decision of the local Council to bar a man from earning his living without a proper investigation and hearing.

Date Joined : 1988

Date Qualified : 1990

Date Became Director : 2000

Main Areas of Work