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Education Law

Education law for students and teachers
We represent a number of students in their education law disputes, including their appeals against university decisions.

Our services in education law ranging from representing students in internal disciplinary issues such as plagiarism and cheating; fitness to practice hearings; supervision and progress; disability discrimination; complaints; OIA complaints; breach of contract and negligence.

Some of our services include:

Advising, assisting and representing students in internal appeals against university decisions. Preparing the appeal letter for students in line with the appeal procedure for the specific university and our case research;
Advising, assisting and representing students if they are expelled;
Advising, assisting and representing students if they are excluded from school or university;
Advising, assisting and representing students regarding allegations of collusion or plagiarism;
Advising, assisting and representing students at Fitness to Practice Panel hearings;
Advising and assisting students in the preparation of appeals to the Office of the Independent Adjudicator for Higher Education;
Advising, assisting with the determination of students' fee status - whether students should be classed as home or overseas;
Advising, assisting students with issues concerning their post graduate and research degree
Advising and representing individuals in special needs and disability tribunals
Advising on pay and contractual matters in education
Advising on reasonable adjustments
Advising on discrimination in education
Employment law including unfair dismissal
Representing teachers at the General Teaching Council
Advising getting challenging statements of special educational needs
Judicial review proceedings

We work throughout the UK our offices are located at
180 Piccadilly London W1J 9HF
Call us on +44 (207) 096 0250

We are part of the Sankofa Group