Employment Law Support for Individuals working in Education


First-class advice and support for individuals

We are a leading provider of employment law advice for teachers, lecturers, professors and support staff. 

Our services include advising on:

  • disciplinary proceedings
  • discrimination claims
  • grievances
  • negotiating settlement agreements
  • unfair dismissal

Schools and children

We provide specialist advice for parents on their child’s school and education. Our advice includes:

  • admissions appeals
  • complaints
  • disability discrimination
  • exclusion
  • special education needs

We also provide expert support to teachers facing professional misconduct proceedings.

Further and Higher Education

We help students with:

  • academic appeals
  • breach of contract and negligence
  • disciplinary issues
  • disability discrimination
  • fitness to practice
  • immigration
  • Office of the Independent Adjudicator (OIA)

Our team 

The team is lead by Simon Henthorn. Simon is well known for his work in the education sector, and recommended in the legal directory Chambers for being “very easy to deal with” and “very knowledgeable”. Simon is a governor of St Stephen’s School in Twickenham.

To find out how we can help you, contact any of our offices below, use the contact form here or email info@doyleclayton.co.uk