At Browne Jacobson, we understand how daunting panel proceedings can be, especially after stressful exclusion processes.
Our education team provides some of the most respected expertise in the sector. Our enviable in-house barrister team is experienced in representing schools at independent review panel hearings and can offer support, advice and assistance throughout the course of the appeal proceedings.
At Browne Jacobson, our nation-wide team of school exclusion panel lawyers is uniquely placed to help you throughout the independent review panel proceedings, from initial advice and guidance about the process, forensic review of the case papers, to representation at the final panel review hearing.
Working with us, schools can access a huge range of tailor-made support, including drafting submissions and position statements (which can play a pivotal role in independent review panel hearings), responses to written submissions submitted by parents and their representatives, a pre-hearing conference, representation at the final panel hearing and advice on the next steps after the hearing outcome.
When representing you, you’ll receive an excellent level of service from a dynamic, friendly and able team of lawyers boasting extensive experience in representing and assisting schools with formal, high-profile legal proceedings.
As well as providing day-to-day support to help you focus on managing your settings, we also provide training and professional development on a range of topics to keep you and your staff up-to-date.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHCR) recently issued new, non-statutory guidance regarding the wearing of natural or protective hairstyles, specifically in reference to their representation in uniform, behaviour or standalone appearance policies.
Browne Jacobson’s education team has been named as winner of the ‘Legal Advisors to Education Institutions’ category at the Education Investor Awards 2022 for a record sixth time.
Over 3000 young people from across the UK and Ireland took part in a virtual legal careers insight event, aimed at making the legal profession more diverse.
The new set of Legal 500 directory rankings have been published and we are proud to once again be recognised as one of the country’s leading firms advising the Education sector.
National law firm Browne Jacobson has grown its team behind its dedicated Space + Time executive coaching programme with the addition of two more qualified coaches who will work with clients in the education sector.
Tomorrow, (Wednesday 27th October), national law firm Browne Jacobson will host its second FAIRE: virtual work experience and legal careers insight event, in partnership with Young Professionals.
The Confederation of School Trusts (CST), as the sector body for School Trusts, today releases a salary benchmarking service for executive roles in School Trusts, in conjunction with partners XpertHR, Cendex and Browne Jacobson.