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We are legal experts, trusted by over 1,000 schools and academies across the country and an approved partner of the NGA, NAHT, CST, ASCL and ISBL. Our dedicated education specialist lawyers and HR consultants provide HR support, annual legal advice packages and academy conversion project services for absolute fixed fees. Our clients choose and stay with us because of our sector expertise and exceptional client service - helping to deliver your vision in a cost effective way, through innovative packages and strategic support.

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what our clients say....



We usually need advice urgently and Quickcall delivers every time offering practical and comprehensive advice, excellent service.

Pamela Haralambos, Business Manager, St Christopher’s CE High School

training and events

16May

Education Law Conference Series 2019 Millennium Point, Curzon St, Birmingham

We’re delighted to announce the launch of our sixth national Education Law Conference Series.

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23May

Education Law Conference Series 2019 Grange City Hotel, 8-14 Cooper's Row, London

We’re delighted to announce the launch of our sixth national Education Law Conference Series.

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what the directories say...



A client says: "I feel like there's some magic going on behind the scenes that makes everything fall into place. They have a tremendous scope of expertise." Another adds: "The team have been exceptional. They have been understanding, reassuring and knowledgeable. I can't emphasise how valuable their support has been at both a practical and an emotional level."

Chambers 2019


A client adds: 'The firm is a very efficient and effective organisation, and I often hear other colleagues around the country reflecting on the high quality of their work, guidance and support.'

Chamber 2018


Browne Jacobson LLP is 'outstanding; its knowledge and understanding of education and the wider issues that affect our schools is second to none'.

Legal 500 2018

latest opinions

Challenges to SEND funding

A recent High Court decision has confirmed that the use of funding bands to allocate funding to children with Education Health & Care Plans is not unlawful and is sufficient to meet the duties placed on local authorities to secure special educational provision set out in such a plan.

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SEND funding not matching demand

Recent reports from the National Education Union conference have reinforced the current issues arising out of funding the support that children with SEND require.

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Changes to small trading exemption for charities comes into force

On 5th April 2019 the latest changes to the small trading exemption for charitable companies and CIOs came into force; the same changes came into force for unincorporated charities on 1st April 2019.

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New financial rules for church Academy Trusts come into force

For some time the Academies Financial Handbook has restricted Academy Trusts in how much they could pay for goods or services purchased from a 'related party' i.e. a person or organisation closely linked to the Academy Trust.

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