“St John’s Buildings has a ‘growing expertise’ in the education sector, according to clients. ‘Superb advocate’ Jamie Jenkins has expanded his specialism in employment law into now being a go-to for a variety of education-related instructions. He now predominantly represents schools and local authorities in the full spectrum of education cases, including in the Employment Tribunal, County Court, and First Tier Tribunal.” Legal 500 2021


SJB’s education specialists are accustomed to handling all education matters.

Our expertise includes:

We are also accustomed to advising schools in relation to internal disciplinary processes, selection policies, employment policies, the establishment of academies and free schools or change of status and any other legal issues associated with the education system.

Our expertise includes childminding, nursery schools and pre-schools, academies, fee paying, independent and state maintained schools, colleges and universities.

Examples of our cases include: