Lincoln HR specialists expand with legal branch

Amica Legal Head of Legal Services Lucy Stones (right) with Amica HR’s HR Assistant Emily.

Lincoln-based human resources specialists, Amica HR – who branched out to launch a London office in October – have expanded with a new sister venue Amica Legal.

Amica HR Director Suzanne Tricker said the business will provide a specialist, tailor-made service for firms needed employment law advice or employment law defence.

Amica Legal will be fronted by Lucy Stones, who joined Amica last year. She has practised employment law since 2009 and qualified as an Employment Solicitor at the beginning of 2013.

The Head of Legal Services and an employment lawyer, Lucy has worked for regional and national law firms, having concentrated solely on employment law. She advises clients on all aspects of this discipline.

Suzanne said: “We started offering this type of advice to some of our HR clients and very quickly realised there was a gap in the market waiting to be filled.

“We can offer our legal expertise as an added value service to an existing commercial client of as a stand-alone to other firms. Employers will be able to seek advice from Amica Legal, at any stage.”