Education law

Regulatory solicitors in Milton Keynes and Cambridge

Our solicitors have experience in advising parents in respect of Education issues.

We recognise that the education of your child, especially if they have special educational needs, is paramount. We work closely with specialist Barristers and can assist you in liaising with schools, Local Education Authorities and in the presentation of Appeals before the Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunals.

Advice can be provided on all aspects of:

  • Admissions
  • Exclusions
  • Special Educational Needs
  • Disability discrimination
  • School Transport
  • EHC plans
  • Complaints about Independent Schools
  • Complaints about Higher education

For further assistance, please contact solicitors Mike Hayward on 01908 202150 or at mhayward@woodfines.co.uk.

Case Studies

Mike Hayward represented a pupil who had been permanently excluded before an Independent Review Panel. The application was successful and the school were directed to reconsider.

Mike Hayward has acted for members of a teaching union for over 10 years. His knowledge of the educational sector enables him to apply the law to the demands placed on teachers.