Darren Tibble

Darren Tibble


Darren Tibble is a Partner in our Chandler’s Ford office, who joined Dutton Gregory in 2024.

Darren has over 20 years’ experience as an employment law specialist. He advises on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious employment law. Darren has extensive experience in corporate and transactional work and large-scale collective consultations and redundancy programmes. Darren also undertakes a significant amount of complex litigation in the Employment Tribunal and Employment Appeal Tribunal. Darren supports clients in a wide range of areas including:

  • Redundancies, restructuring and collective dismissals
  • Employment aspects of mergers, acquisitions and outsourcing of services and TUPE
  • Employment aspects of TUPE in relation to insolvent businesses
  • Advice on complex disciplinary and grievance processes
  • Appointment and termination of senior executives and settlement agreements
  • Discrimination, diversity, and equal opportunities issues
  • Drafting and advising on employment contracts, service agreements and employment policies
  • Employment Tribunal litigation, mediation, and dispute resolution

Over the years, Darren has advised clients who are large public listed companies, universities, housing associations, local authorities, and SMEs, as well as senior executives.

Darren is also a keen public speaker and has a long history of speaking at seminars, conferences, and training events to share his knowledge and experience of employment law.

Darren is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association.

Outside work, Darren enjoys mountaineering, rugby and trying to tame his mad Labrador!

Comments in The Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners about Darren

Darren Tibble is truly a specialist with a profound knowledge of employment law, which he practises with the added benefit of a practical approach and commercial awareness. He communicates with charm and in a clear and straightforward manner which is easy for a lay person to understand. It is a pleasure to work with him." The Legal 500

Stand-out specialist.The Legal 500

"Pragmatic and straightforward." The Legal 500

"Brilliant speaker, very quick and very charming." Chambers and Partners

Darren Tibble is an excellent negotiator.”  The Legal 500

The ‘solid and straightforward’ Darren Tibble ‘gives balanced advice in difficult situations’ and sources ‘rate him tremendously’ for his ‘commercial and sensible advice’.Chambers and Partners

Darren delivers pragmatic advice about how to deal with things in a commercial way." Chambers and Partners

Darren is praised for providing a ‘first-class client service’." Chambers and Partners

For more information please call Darren on 02382352417