Who we are

Dermot Scully, Partner

Dermot is a partner and advises on the full range of employment law issues. He graduated from Trinity College, Dublin with a law degree and qualified as a solicitor in 1989. Dermot was previously a partner and Head of Employment at a large London firm.

Joanne Twiss, Partner

Joanne is a partner and advises on all employment law issues with a particular interest in tribunal and court litigation. She graduated from Birmingham University with a law degree and qualified as a solicitor in 1998 with London law firm Penningtons. Joanne was previously a partner in London firm Harbottle & Lewis.

Alison Phillips, Solicitor

Alison graduated from Cambridge University and qualified as a solicitor in 2010. She trained at London Chancery Lane firm, Sharpe Pritchard and joined Scully Twiss in February 2011. She advises on all employment law issues.

Cassie Eager, Practice Manager

Cassie started her legal career working for the in-house legal department at Virgin Atlantic in 1998 and then went on to work for two London law firms. Firstly, Harbottle & Lewis, where she worked with Dermot and Joanne for a number of years and assisted Dermot with his management role, and then US firm WilmerHale, where she gained valuable experience working within the marketing department as well as undertaking paralegal work. Cassie joined Scully Twiss in October 2011 as our Practice Manager.