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Our Legal Services are a nationally recognised award winning team, having won the MJ Awards, Halsbury Law Awards and Legal 500 for Best Public Law Team of the Year 2015. Not content to rest there, the team were also finalists in the Family Law Team of the Year as well as the Local Government Chronicle Awards for best public sector legal team.

Legal Services has continued to maintain these high standards for 2016 and are finalists for 'Team of the Year' for the Halsbury Law Awards, the Law Society Awards and Lawyers in Local Government Awards.

Our dedicated team can support you every step of the way, no matter what the legal difficulty. Having provided advice and support to schools for many years, we are well aware of and understand the wide ranging problems faced by schools, headteachers and governing bodies in an ever-changing world.

Whether you need advice on pupil, parental issues, data protection, FOI, cyberbullying, threats of legal action against a school or legal advice in relation to property, safeguarding or contract disputes, we are here to help.

We offer:

  • Access to telephone advice line (0115 993 9320)
  • Highly competitive rates
  • Training for Governors and staff at maintained schools and academies in conjunction with Governor Support Services
  • Peace of mind
  • Understand your needs
  • Innovative and practical

"This award has gone to an exceptional team - tapping into something old, something new and something borrowed and something brilliant.  Not content to reinvest themselves at minimal cost as a fully digitised, paperless office, this team has also encouraged its local family court to follow suit."  Halsbury's Award.

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Legal Contact

Susan Bearman or Kram Kasbia
0115 977 3378 / 0115 977 4661

More information

School brochure pages on this service [PDF 164KB]

Services For Schools

Full School Brochure

For information about all of the services we offer, please download the latest Services for Schools Brochure 2018.pdf [6.72MB]