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Further Education Lawyers

Legal Services for the Further Education Sector

Colleges form an integral part of the education system, be they further education colleges, sixth form colleges or independent specialist colleges. The commitment that colleges show to their students' education and lifelong learning generally is key to the current and future success of the British economy and the region in which each college is based.

The college sector remains challenging for many and successful colleges need experienced and expert legal advisers who truly understand the further education and sixth form sector.

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Legal Advice for FE Colleges, Sixth Form and Special Education Colleges

We have acted for all types of educational institutions, including further education colleges, sixth form colleges and special education colleges for over 20 years.

This means that our further education lawyers can provide pragmatic legal advice and support to senior management teams and governors in order to assist you in achieving the best educational outcomes for your stakeholders.


Free Consultation to Help You Minimise Your Legal Spend

We recognise that our college clients often need help in identifying whether there is a legal issue to be addressed and the potential risks they are facing.

We are happy to spend time with you without charge to assist you in identifying areas where legal advice is necessary and proportionate. In our experience, this allows our clients to reduce their overall legal spend by helping to identify issues early in the process.

Please contact us to arrange your free consultation.


How can our further education lawyers help?

We provide a comprehensive range of legal advice for further education and sixth form colleges, including:


Why choose us?

Our Education team is ranked in the top tier of Chambers & Partners UK wide category and Legal 500.

Increasingly, there is an overlap between further education, higher educationacademies and independent schools. Our understanding of the education sector as a whole allows us to advise you on all of the opportunities and challenges you will face in this increasingly complex and changing sector, and to assist you in finding practical and innovative legal solutions.


To discuss how our further education lawyers can help you and your college, please contact Emma-Jane Dalley on 0117 314 5465.

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Client service is excellent both in terms of the quality of legal advice and responsiveness to enquiries. Matters are dealt with promptly and we have felt genuinely looked after. They are very communicative and flexible.

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Meet the Team

Our Education team is ranked in the top tier of Chambers & Partners UK wide category and Legal 500.

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Emma-Jane Dalley - Partner at VWV
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Jane Byford - Partner at VWV
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Bettina Rigg - Partner at VWV
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