Northern Education

Legal Services

Northern Education offers advice and support on all aspects of law related to education.

Your needs are always put first and the service is based on building long term relationships. Our legal experts will respond to your needs promptly and efficiently, ensuring they meet your timescales. Our professional approach ensures that you achieve the right results every time.

The areas covered include:

  • Academy conversion
  • Employment
  • Intellectual property
  • Planning
  • Property and asset transfer
  • School mergers
  • Federations
  • Charity mergers
  • Partnerships/collaborations
  • Compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Trustee training
  • Fundraising and legacy management
  • Negotiations with the Charity Commission
  • Public benefit auditing
  • Charity creation and registration
  • Investment and tax advice
  • Governance
  • Review and restructuring
  • Employment law

Our experts also advise schools, academies and colleges on:

  • Preparation/review of employment contracts
  • employment policies and procedures
  • Recruitment Advice
  • Consultancy-based work - looking at processes and systems within the workplace
  • Redundancy Advice
  • TUPE
  • Transfer of UndertakingsPayroll, Maternity Benefits, Employee Benefits
  • Dismissals / Disciplinary Processes, including severance packages
  • Equal Pay

Interested? Get in touch


Tel: 0191 594 5239

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