Higher Education

Universities face important and often urgent matters within an environment that changes daily. Issues that revolve around students, employment, property and constitutions can be time consuming and daunting. For these reasons, institutions need to rely on expert legal advisers who clearly understand the pressures they face.

At Winckworth Sherwood, education is a core practice. We have advised the higher education sector for many years and our lawyers are experts in their fields, covering employment, property, governance, disputes, commercial, and construction projects. We can help with both strategic and operational matters including:

Further Education

There is a myriad of complex issues for further education and sixth form colleges to tackle, including:

  • the 14-19 Agenda
  • changes in funding
  • capital funding
  • widened participation and increased access

Clients have said they value our pragmatic approach, the depth of our knowledge and our ability to anticipate future needs. We have been providing expert legal advice to colleges for many years. Our aim is to support you and we can help with:



Contact Details

Andrea Squires


Tel. +44 (0)20 7593 5039

Fax. +44 (0)20 7593 5099

Email. asquires@wslaw.co.uk

Andrea Squires

Owen Carew-Jones


Tel. +44 (0)20 7593 5034

Fax. +44 (0)20 7593 0308

Email. ocj@wslaw.co.uk

Owen Carew-Jones