Education

Our members are well versed in acting on the behalf of Local Education Authorities, Public Authorities, Schools and Universities as well as parents of the individual children.

We are experienced in cases held in front of the first tier Tribunal (Specialist Education Needs and Disability Tribunal) and Exclusion and Admission on Appeal Panels.

We cover the majority of Educational issues including:

  • Contract claims involving Independent Schools and Institutions of Further and Higher Education
  • Discrimination
  • Educational Negligence and Professional Negligence
  • Human Rights
  • Powers and Duties of Education Authorities
  • School Admissions and Exclusions
  • Non-Attendance of School
  • School Transport
  • Special Education Needs (SEN) and First-tier Tribunal (Special Education Needs and Disability)