Education Disputes

Due to the wide nature of our experience, we act for both schools and education establishments so we are able to see the problems from both sides, which can be an asset when looking for solutions to problems. The provision of good education for children is essential and we find a quick and child centred solution is always the best approach.


SAS Daniels provides an expert legal service to help parents or guardians put their child’s education first, should there be any disputes with a school. We offer advice and assistance in the following matters:

  • Draft appeal and represent you at tribunals;
  • Judicial review of local authority decisions concerning your child;
  • Exclusions;
  • Bullying;
  • Educational provision by local authority;
  • Admission appeals.

Further and Higher Education

We also assist students with any disputes against universities and college appeals in the following:

  • Academic misconduct;
  • Disciplinary issues;
  • Allegations of plagiarism;
  • Negligence;
  • Breach of contract.

We also assist students with complaints to the Office of the Independent Adjudicator for higher education.

If you would like to discuss a potential dispute with a school, college or university, please contact our specialist team today.