Yasmin Govan


Contact Yasmin Govan

Telephone 01273 734 600

Email yasmin@crosbywoods.co.uk

Yasmin is a Solicitor at the Firm and specialises in Employment Law, she is a full member of The Employment Lawyers Association.

Yasmin completed a History degree in London and then completed her postgraduate Law Degree in Dublin and attended the College of Law in Bristol. She has over 17 years’ experience as a lawyer (with a short career break to look after her family) and has strong ties with the local community, having returned to Brighton in 2005, after working in Milton Keynes and London.

Yasmin is praised by her clients for her warm and approachable nature whilst having the ability to deliver clear, concise and solutions driven advice to her clients. She acts for both companies and individuals, giving advice as outsourced HR support up to Employment Tribunal support. Yasmin advises on all aspects of employment Law including-

  • Employment Tribunal Claims
  • Constructive and Unfair Dismissal 
  • Redundancy and Restructuring 
  • Settlement Agreements 
  • Contracts of Employment, Service Agreements, Company Policies and Handbooks 
  • Bullying, Harassment and Discrimination 
  • Ill Health Management 
  • Performance Management 
  • TUPE
Yasmin has also presented Seminars and in-house training to corporate clients and their employees. She has also written articles in the press about up to date employment issues.

Yasmin also offers advice and assistance to clients who wish to draft a new or update an existing Will or Lasting Power of Attorney. In her private life Yasmin enjoys travelling, attempting to keep fit at the gym, and spending time with her family.

Yasmin can be contacted on 01273 734600 or yasmin@crosbywoods.co.uk


"I highly recommend Crosby & Woods, I contacted them regarding employment advice. Yasmin assisted me and provided me with the information needed very efficiently. I was working on a short timescale which Yasmin supported me with and came back to me very quickly with the information required. Overall a fast and professional service, simplifying the process I required - exactly what I required."

S.T- 2019

"I would like to express my utmost thanks and how impressed I am with the services I received from Yasmin Govan. From day one it was truly welcoming to speak and deal with such a genuine solicitor who’s care and honesty was so clearly evidenced in her work. I remain forever thankful for the help I received from Yasmin and wish her all the best in her future" R.Spencer- 2019

"I have just engaged Yasmin to assist in an employment issue and found her to be very professional, helpful & readily available to contact to discuss any matters relating to the issue. I would highly recommend Yasmin and would have no hesitation in using her services in the future." N.T- 2019

"I really appreciated the time Yasmin spent going through all the issues relevant to my case. I was especially grateful for her honesty with regards to the costs I would incur and the likelihood of success if I were to take my claim further. This allowed me to make an informed decision about which options were best for me and my family. I would definitely seek her advice again in the future if I have any other legal queries." - C.R, November 2018

"Thanks for your assistance today and for responding so promptly within a very tight deadline. Thank you for explaining everything so clearly and thoroughly and for your professional and kind approach. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend you to anyone requiring legal assistance, particularly regarding employment matters" - S.M Brighton, November 2018