Priya Cunningham LLB

Employment Law & HR Advisor

Priya is an accomplished litigator who has been dealing with Employment Law cases in the Employment Tribunal for the past 12 years. Priya acts for both employers and employees.

Priya was the lead Agent in the landmark case of North – v – Dumfries & Galloway Council. She spent several years specialising in mass litigation equal pay cases, fighting local authorities in both the Employment Tribunal and Appeal Courts. In these cases, millions of pounds were won for low paid workers.

Priya has a passion for discrimination cases and has achieved outstanding results in a number of discrimination cases. As well as dealing with all aspects of workplace discrimination, Priya deals with unfair dismissal claims, constructive dismissal claims, contract issues, unpaid wages claims, holiday pay claims, settlement agreements, redundancy and workplace closures.

Priya is an experienced mediator and has achieved favourable outcomes for her clients through Judicial mediation and workplace mediation.

Priya has also taught employment law at Glasgow University and City of Glasgow College and can deliver workplace training of any aspect of employment law.

Priya has a BA in Law from Stirling University and has undertaken the Law Society of Scotland’s route to qualification. Priya also has a qualification in advanced advocacy from the National Institute for Trial Advocacy.