Education / Universities Partner

England, West Midlands
12 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016
Penny Trotman
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Education / Universities Partner, West Midlands - Recognised as a reputable leading law firm in the West Midlands, this practice is keen to appoint an Education / Universities Partner to enhance the education / universities offerings within the Midlands market.


JOB TITLE: Education / Universities Partner

PQE: 10+

LOCATION: West Midlands (Commutable from: Birmingham, Solihull, Coventry, Warwick, Leicester)

SALARY: £80,000+



Leading national law firm seeks a knowledgeable Education / Universities Partner to cover the broad spectrum of education / university law and play a key role in the development of the education department. The successful Education / Universities Partner will be working closely with the head of department and be expected to advise on a variety of education matters including school policies, procedures for schools and academies and also employment contracts. You will be dealing with a varied national client base of governors, head teachers, schools, Local Authorities and universities. Suitable Education / Universities Partners will be able to demonstrate a strong connection to the local market and have a passion for this area of law.



Ideal Education / Universities Partners will have a minimum of 8 years experience and a strong working knowledge of school and university governance. You will be proactive and possess an excellent commercial approach to your workload. Joining a busy and expanding firm, you will be able to hit the ground running and work well under pressure and to tight deadlines with excellent inter-personal skills. Our client is looking for an Education / Universities Partner who possesses knowledge and experience in the education sector and can demonstrate experience of working with maintained schools and academies. With an excellent career to date you will be well thought of by your clientele and have a network of contacts who are able to instruct on future matters.



If you are a motivated Education / Universities Partner looking for a superb opportunity to work for a leading law firm who provides proactive, responsive and quality legal advice then look no further. Our client provides an open and collegiate culture to work in which has produced a dynamic law firm within the market. If this sounds the right fit for you then please call us without delay.


In addition, if you know any Education Partner who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).