Lynn Lavelle

Senior HR Consultant, Law at Work

IFSDG:  How long have you worked in Law at Work?

Lynn:  Since 15th January 2018

IFSDG:  How many people work at Law at Work?

Lynn:  About 35

IFSDG:  What is the vision for Law at Work in Glasgow?

Lynn:  To provide the very best legal, HR and health & safety advice in the UK.

IFSDG:  What's a typical day for you?

Lynn:  There is no typical day. I can work from the office or I can be out visiting clients. I get involved in the whole spectrum of HR issues from dealing with employee relations matters, delivering training, conducting equal pay audits, implementing a performance management framework or recruiting new employees and much more.

IFSDG:  Why did Law at Work choose to locate in the IFSD in Glasgow?

Lynn:  For several reasons: the transport network, IT connectivity, accessibility for our employees and accessibility to our clients.

IFSDG:  Three good things about working in Glasgow?
Lynn:  I don't have far to travel from home, the architecture of the buildings in the IFSD and the shops and restaurants

IFSDG:  What is your biggest business achievement to date?

Lynn:  Completing my LLM in Employment Law and Practice (with distinction) while working full time

IFSDG:  What is the best investment you ever made?

Lynn:  My bed

IFSDG:  Which businessperson or company do you most admire and why?

Lynn:  John Lewis - because of their focus on customer service.

IFSDG:  What did you want to be when you were a child?

Lynn:  I wanted to be a newsreader - I still do!!

IFSDG:  What do you do to relax away from the office?
Lynn:  I study Italian and enjoy going to films at the GFT

IFSDG:  I-Phone or Android?

Lynn:  iPhone

IFSDG:  Favourite band?

Lynn:  I don't have one - I have broad musical tastes

IFSDG:  Favourite sport?

Lynn:  tennis

IFSDG:  Favourite movie?

Lynn:  La Vita E Bella (Life is beautiful)

IFSDG:  Sunshine or snow?

Lynn:  snow

IFSDG:  and finally, what three words sum you up?

Lynn:  Conscientious, thoughtful and reliable



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