The lawyers within our student matters team support higher education institutions (rather than students) with the many and varied issues that can arise within higher education. We understand the importance of providing a first class student experience and offer a full range of legal services to the sector, from advice on operational issues to resolving complex disputes.
Our clients include institutions across the sector from traditional campus and metropolitan universities and colleges to new alternative providers and historic professional bodies. As experienced advisers to the full range of education institutions we also understand the interplay between the secondary and tertiary sectors, which is becoming more apparent.
We recognise that higher education institutions must have regard not only to the needs and requirements of students generally but also to the interests of particular groups such as international students, post-graduates and those under the age of 18.
Our lawyers can provide advice on: