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Education

Every policy change and funding cut means schools, colleges, universities and training providers face an increasingly uncertain future.

How we can help

Understanding your commercial needs

Whether you are a school, academy, further education college, university or research institute our specialist education team is committed to supporting and advising you on all your legal issues and protecting your reputation and commercial interests.

Our sector-specific legal knowledge spans all areas of law, including government funding, employment, estates and property, procurement, collaborative R&D and governance. We work collaboratively to help you manage policy changes to funding, student litigation, outsourcing and shared services, risk assessment and management, mergers, technology, distance learning and e-learning, as well as international licensing, partnership and franchising.

We help you to make smarter decisions and get the most out of the opportunities that you are presented with. We understand that you need us to provide decisive, prompt, practical, commercial and pragmatic advice. To be experts in how the law applies to your sector and help you identify and manage the challenges and opportunities that come with change.

Most importantly, our specialist education team have a proven excellence, as well a commitment to the sector, and will be your trusted advisers when all around you is changing.

Crown Commercial Services Framework

DWF is delighted to have been appointed to the Crown Commercial Services framework for 'Wider Public Sector – Legal Services' (RM3788). This means that if you are a public sector organisation and you qualify to use this CCS framework, you can now appoint us through the contract.

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