Maxwell Gillott are a trading style of Simpson Millar LLP Solicitors and are our education law specialists.
Maxwell Gillott - Education Law Services
Very few children go through their time at school without any problems at all, although
in most cases these disappear very rapidly when both parents and teachers are able
to work together. However sometimes children may have greater difficulties either
because of a learning disability or because of some other problems
We can help you to find the right solution for your child and family,
and ensure that your child receives the education he or she needs.
Education Law Expertise
- Maxwell Gillott’s experience in this field is second to none and
our firm has the largest Education Law Team in the country focused
on advising parents and students.
- We work hard to help you get the best for your child
while still retaining a good working relationship with the schools concerned wherever
- We can also work alongside any charities who may also be helping
We specialise in the following areas of education law:
‘Leading firm’ Maxwell Gillott provides ‘first-class’ service, and has a ‘diligent, eloquent and highly skilled’ team. ‘Very experienced litigator’ Angela Jackman is currently acting for a parent in a judicial review claim challenging a refusal to grant free-school funding. Elaine Maxwell is highlighted for her knowledge and experience, and Eleanor Wright is ‘excellent in all respects’.
Legal 500 2013
Renowned within the education sector for its expertise in special needs. Also known for its work for post-16 and post-19 year olds, in addition to discrimination and exclusion cases. Client service: "The firm gives far more than you would expect". Awareness: "Very good at seeing things holistically".
Chambers and Partners UK 2014
We believe that the best advocacy at tribunal is undertaken by those who have been
working through the case from the outset. Therefore we undertake most of our own
advocacy in-house unless the parent wants to instruct someone else to represent
them in tribunal.
Further information regarding Maxwell Gillott's services can be found here - www.maxwellgillott.com