Ms S Tesfagiorgis v Aspinalls Club Ltd, Mr M Branson & Ms L Attrill [2021]

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Issues covered: Direct Race Discrimination; Less Favourable Treatment


29th October 2021 - The London Central Employment Tribunal has unanimously upheld complaints made by Croupier Semhar Tesfagiorgis that she was discriminated against by Crown Aspinall’s on grounds of her race”.  Ms Tesfagiorgis is black British with a national ethnic origin of Eritrean.    

Shazia Khan, Founding Partner at Cole Khan Solicitors LLP, represented Semhar Tesfagiorgis since 2019.  Shazia kindly provided this case Review for Legal Island. 


Aspinall’s was first established in 1962.  In 2011 it was acquired by Australian gaming and entertainment group, Crown

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This article is correct at 04/11/2021

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