Krishna Santra

Senior Associate

Krishna Santra

Senior Associate


Krishna is a highly experienced employment lawyer whose approach is to understand her client’s business and offer strategic, pragmatic advice in layman’s terms.

She regularly advises on all aspects of employment law but has extensive experience in discrimination cases and obtaining injunctive relief, acting for both employees and employers.

Krishna regularly advises football teams, retailers, manufactures, educational institutions and pharmaceutical companies. She also advises high net worth individuals with complex discrimination issues.

Krishna provides training to line managers and management, whether on conducting disciplinary/ capability/grievance meetings or on the latest developments on employment law. She also regularly speaks at seminars and HR forums.

Krishna qualified as a solicitor in 1999 and is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association (ELA).


“Krishna is an excellent solicitor. Her knowledge and experience are extensive, covering a great variety of disputes. Krishna is tenacious and goes the extra 100 miles for her clients. Her advice is clear and in plain English so is easily acceptable. I highly recommend her.”

“Krishna’s work is first class we wouldn’t consider using anyone else. She understands the position of the employer and is always proactive which ensures that if we get to court everything we need is in place prior to the court date. She is also excellent at negotiating with the opposition.”

“Krishna’s in-depth approach and tenacious nature ensures that all matters are thoroughly researched and thoroughly prosecuted but again, this is all tempered with an eye to the business realities of life. Krishna takes the most simple employment law situations and then deals with complex inter-discipline matters to the highest levels; operating with some of the leading legal figures in practice today.I have found Krishna to offer this all-round service which I find indispensable.”

“Krishna was exactly how I would have represented myself. She was stoic; no nonsense and professional yet remained personable and understanding. I was kept up to date with all aspects of my case and was offered the best advice at all times.”

“Krishna is superb, her advice is always 100%. She is friendly, approachable and always honest with her approach and realistic about the situation I am asking her guidance from.”

“Highly detailed advice. Professionalism, fast communication and initiative. Very good pragmatic advice.”

“I am more than satisfied with the experience and help by Krishna Santra, she was always there to reply to my questions, reacted very fast and her support made me succeed in this matter.”

“Krishna was very professional and competent. My matter was dealt with swiftly and hassle free. Krishna did everything she could to get me the best result possible.”

“Krishna was absolutely excellent in explaining the overall situation and the pros and cons of the matter in hand. I would not hesitate to contact Krishna again for advice, and believe me, it is a distinct possibility!”

“Krishna is always available, her advice is considered and communicated in a way to reflect our organisation.”

“Treated my case with urgency and efficiency. Clear advice was given at each stage and the deadlines and processes were transparent.”

“Krishna is a wonderful supportive and professional advisor who puts her clients needs right at the top of the agenda. Warm, compassionate and super professional.”


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