Our Services for Schools


Brown-and-Co-Soicitors-EducationJudicial Review
If you are facing an application for judicial review we can defend you against the application including all steps in the pre action protocol and at the various court hearings.

School Admissions
We can provide representation in appeals against non-admission decisions and also advise as to your policies and procedures.

We can provide representation for a parent or the school in relation to a challenge to a decision to exclude a child on a temporary or permanent basis.

We advise and provide representation in relation to allegations of bullying and the actions which the school took (or should take) to prevent it occurring.

Employment law issues specific to schools
We advise on the full range of employment law matters pertaining to schools. We can also work with your HR department or contact on a retained or case by case basis.

Disciplinary and Grievance Investigations
We can carry out an independent investigation as part of a disciplinary or grievance investigation and provide a report with recommendations for the school governing body or local authority as the case might be.

Ombudsman Complaints
We can represent a school facing a complaint to the Ombudsman including making written responses to complaints.