Brachers is a leading provider of legal and HR advice to schools, academies and higher educational establishments. The Education team brings a fresh approach to the sector, collaborating a team of lawyers and HR consultants that advise on the issues faced by the sector in a straight forward, jargon free, approachable manner.
We strive to provide a service that recognises the specific needs, aims, challenges and culture of your organisation, whilst bringing a wealth of knowledge and solutions from our past experience.
We hope we can share our passion and enthusiasm with you, working in partnership in pursuit of delivering educational excellence.
Future-proof your business: Developing a thriving workplace in 2017
This seminar will provide you with an opportunity to hear from leading employment law and HR experts on the current challenges and changes in the workplace, including a review of the new apprenticeship levy, and how this will affect all employers engaging apprentices. Read more18/09/15
Brachers named ‘Law Firm of the Year’ in national legal awards
Award win shows Brachers is celebrated nationally for its commitment locally. Read more29/07/15
Brachers shortlisted for national legal award because of dedication to Kent market
Brachers has been shortlisted for the coveted Law Firm of the Year prize at this year’s national Halsbury’s Legal Awards. Award nomination shows Brachers is celebrated nationally for its commitment locally. Read more15/06/15
Maidstone-based Watson Nevill solicitors joins Brachers
Brachers announces it has acquired Maidstone-based solicitors Watson Nevill, introducing new members across the commercial property and family teams. Read more21/05/15
Brachers sponsored Kent Teacher of the Year Awards 2015
Brachers has sponsored the 2015 Kent Teacher of the Year Awards at a ceremony organised by the Kent Messenger Charity Team. The award ceremony was held at Leeds Castle, Maidstone on Tuesday 19 May. Read more07/05/15
Brachers sponsors Kent Excellence in Business Awards
For the third successive year, Brachers has been searching for the best land-based business in Kent as part of the Kent Excellence in Business Awards (KEiBA). Read more
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Brexit: What do we know already about the impact on business?
Since the UK voted to leave the European Union after 43 years, organisations up and down the country have been looking for clear answers about the implications of Brexit for their business. Read more22/04/16
Academy conversions explained
A summary of the process of converting a school to an academy, in light of the Government’s decision that all schools will convert to academies by 2020. Read more04/04/16
Budget 2016 - The Future of Schools
The question is no longer should we convert to academy status but when shall we convert? Read more08/05/15
Employment Knowledge Hub programme of events booklet - Summer 2015
Please find information about our latest employment seminars and employment law updates in the booklet, as well as details about fixed price in-house training for Summer 2015. Read more07/05/15
Brachers Business - issue 2
The latest edition of our business newsletter, Brachers Business. Read more28/04/15
“Educating Kent” - Hadlow College
Read more on how our legal expertise has helped Hadlow College Group. Read more