Managing your workforce
Esther is an experienced and trusted advisor to the firm’s education clients and supports universities, FE colleges and schools in dealing with a range of sensitive and complex employment and education related issues. As well as being a solicitor, she is a qualified workplace mediator, using her mediation skills to help nip workplace issues in the bud. She also regularly undertakes investigations into matters involving both staff and students.
Esther appreciates the rapidly changing landscape affecting the education sector and uses her experience to support institutions in getting the best outcomes for their stakeholders.
Esther also has considerable experience working in the schools sector with both state funded and independent school clients. She has recently completed her tenure as a panel member for the Teaching Regulation Agency hearing teacher disciplinary cases on behalf of the Secretary of State for Education.
She also has many years’ experience advising employer clients in various sectors from media, to retail to healthcare.
“I believe that the education sector is fundamental to the success of our society and so I relish the opportunity to support education establishments in the important work that they undertake.”
- Positive changes to Ofsted school inspections
- Keeping children safe in education | updated guidance from the Department of Education
- Our employment experts have launched an investigation and mediation service
Other People in Employment
Senior Associate - Employment
Partner - Employment
Partner & Head of Commercial, IP & Employment
Please don't hesitate to reach out to Esther Maxwell or a member of the Employment team for a no-obligation quote.
We're here to help make the choice that is right for you! Complete our contact form and one of our client care team members will aim to contact you within 2 hours to discuss your requirements.
If you'd like to talk to us sooner, you can call us at the number below.
Call us: 0330 024 0333