Emma Wayland is a senior associate in the Employment & Benefits practice of the London office. She joined Mayer Brown in 2022.

Emma has experience of advising on the employment aspects of outsourcing, mergers and acquisitions and cross-border restructuring. She has experience of managing global projects and working closely with colleagues in other jurisdictions. She also advises on general matters such as contracts of employment, senior executive exits and restrictive covenants, redundancies, the negotiation of settlement agreements, employee relations matters and employment disputes.

Emma has advised employers across a variety of sectors including clients in the finance industry, manufacturing, publishing and the public sector, but with a particular focus on global technology companies.


  • England and Wales