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  • The UK's leading law firm for school to academy conversions

  • School to Academy is a division of BHW Solicitors and has an unrivalled track record of providing the best legal and strategic advice to the education sector for school to academy conversions.
  • Chambers and Partners UK leading firm 2012

The Team

Ed Nurse

Ed Nurse is a Director and heads the Corporate and Commercial department. He joined BHW shortly after it was established and has almost 10 years’ experience. Ed specialises in school to academy conversions.

 

Julie White

Julie White is a Director and heads the Property department. She has extensive experience of all kinds of property transactions, specialising in transactions involving schools, local authorities and academy leases.

 

Beverley Merrell

Beverley Merrell is a Director in the Property department, having trained and qualified with the firm. She has extensive experience of all kinds of property transactions, specialising in transactions involving schools, local authorities and academy leases.

 

Alex Clifton

Alex Clifton is a lawyer in the Corporate and Commercial department and has experienced a range of various different corporate and commercial transactions. In particular, Alex has had extensive experience of working with schools converting to Academies.

 


Laura Allanson

Laura Allanson is an Associate Solicitor and heads up the Employment department. She has over 11 years’ experience of dealing with contentious and non-contentious employment matters. Laura has specific knowledge of schools and local government employment procedures.

School to Academy

School to Academy
BHW Solicitors
5 Grove Court
Grove Park
Leicester LE19 1SA
Tel: +44 (0)116 289 7000
Fax: +44 (0)116 281 6229