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Our Services for Schools An Introduction Stone King is a specialist law firm whose key focus is to serve

What others say about us

schools and charities. We have over 30 years’ experience in advising state schools on a daily basis. Our national network of over 40 legal specialists regularly advise over 600 schools of all types on all aspects of law. Our team members have also advised on over 500 academy formations. Unlike less specialised firms, we have the deep sector knowledge required to provide truly effective

“An essential service I would never wish to be without” – Chambers “This "heavyweight firm" has a "strong team" with "very wide expertise" ” – Chambers 2013

support in schools, both for one off projects and also on an ongoing basis. In particular our fixed fee retainer services are designed to deliver quick, focused advice to busy school leaders, together with up to date knowhow and training. We structure our services to provide the right blend of quality and cost, and can offer both local support and lower costs through

“Stone King LLP’s ‘responsive and impressive’ lawyers are ‘experts in the field of education law’” – Legal 500 2012 “very good-value, dependable advice” – Legal 500 2012

our network of regional offices in Bath, Cambridge and London. Our Education Team of over 40 lawyers includes over 25 specialists in education, charity, commercial, property, employment and other legal specialisms that are spending the majority or all of their time advising schools. For many years we have been rated as national market leaders in advising schools in both the main directories Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession and Legal 500. For an initial no obligation discussion or meeting please contact: Roger Inman, Head of Education (for non employment queries) Telephone: 01223 451344 Email: Nick Watson, Head of Employment Telephone: 01225 324435 Email:

Stone King LLP 16 St John’s Lane London EC1M 4BS Tel. 0207 7961007 Fax. 0207 7961017 13 Queen Square Bath BA1 2HJ Tel. 01225 337599 Fax. 01225 335437 Wellington House East Road Cambridge CB1 1BH Tel. 01223 451070 Fax. 01223 451100 email:

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The Team

Education Roger Inman Head of Education Team Contact: 01223 451344

Hannah Kubie Senior Associate Contact: 020 7324 1756

Laura Berman Senior Associate Contact: 020 7324 1767

Stephen Ravenscroft Partner Contact: 020 7324 1732

Nicola Berry Solicitor Contact: 020 7324 1761


Tom Brooke Consultant Contact: 01223 451170 Lydia Brookes Associate Contact: 020 7324 1734 Michael Brotherton Senior Associate Contact: 01225 324481 Graham Burns Partner Contact: 020 7324 1760 Ciara Campfield Associate Contact: 020 7324 1525

Nick Watson Head of Employment Contact: 01225 324435 Victoria Blake HR Consultant Contact: 01225 326759 Paul Tunnicliffe HR Consultant Contact: 020 7324 1546 Peter Woodhouse Partner Contact: 01225 326753


John Clarke Partner Contact: 01225 324494

Hugh Pearce Head of Real Estate Practice Development Contact: 01225 324406

Sarah Clune Solicitor Contact: 01225 326760

Chris Sharpe Associate Contact: 020 7324 1752

Geoffrey Davies Consultant Contact: 020 7796 1007

Andrew Small Partner Contact: 020 7324 1749

Laura Giles Solicitor Contact: 020 7324 1536

Corporate & Commercial

Richard Gold Consultant Contact: 020 8445 0609 Kate Grimley Evans Solicitor Contact: 01223 451345

Caroline Leviss Associate Contact: 01225 326796