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Legal team

 

When it comes to your legal obligations, you need to be sure you’re getting the very best advice, support and answers.

With a wealth of expertise solely in the education sector, our Lexcel accredited education legal advice and democratic team will guarantee your peace of mind.

 

Get in touch to learn more about what we can provide.

Email us: nyes@northyorks.gov.uk

Or phone us on: 01609 533222

 

We provide the expert legal assurance you need; with experienced solicitors, lawyers and legal officers for your school or education setting. 

 

  • Dedicated schools legal advice helpline - with access to experienced education law solicitors. Available when you need legal advice on a wide variety of issues from safeguarding concerns to complaints and disputes.

 

  • Specialist advice - providing specialist support for more complex issues including extensive research, conducting court proceedings and negotiating contracts.

 

  • Parental complaints - acting as an independent investigator and reporter on parental complaints, and, in the case of a hearing, provide a clerking service to the Complaints Appeal Panel

 

  • Regular news updates - keeping you abreast of topical issues which may have an impact on your school or education setting.


For schools outside North Yorkshire we also offer a dedicated service, for more information click here.

Customer care - we’ll always deliver an outstanding service, consistently providing you with legal advice and support that’s second to none.

 

Expertise - highly experienced education lawyers with an unparalleled understanding of schools and education. Rest assured that your legal assurance is in the very best hands.

 

Responsive - with a wealth of experience in real-life issues faced by schools and education settings, we can draw on experience to respond swiftly and accurately to your individual needs.

 

Flexible - whether you require the standard legal advice package or specialist legal advice service for schools, we can offer support to suit.

 

Cost effective - transparent, competitive pricing, especially when compared with the cost of legal services in the private sector.

Please click on the item below for a downloadable summary.

 

Service summary