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are more than just the law

Joanna Forbes

Legal Director

  • Specialisms:

  • Education

  • Regulatory Compliance

  • Languages:

  • French

Joanna’s deep affinity for the education sector is reflected in her responsive approach and her practical, applied and thorough advice.

As a member of the firm’s education team, Joanna works exclusively for higher and further education clients and has over 20 years’ experience of advising on a wide variety of student-related issues including policies and procedures, discipline, complaints and appeals, equality and immigration. She also advises on governance, constitutional and regulatory issues and on academic collaborations both in the UK and overseas.

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I enjoy working with education institutions to find solutions to the wide variety of challenges they face.

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Events

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Employment workshop: Absence management

12 Sep 2019

Employment workshop: Absence management
Birmingham
08:30 - 10:30
Moreton-in-Marsh show

7 Sep 2019

Moreton-in-Marsh show
West Midlands
09:00 - 18:00
Hanbury Countryside show

6 Jul 2019

Hanbury Countryside show
West Midlands
09:00 - 18:00
Further Education: A delicate balance – addressing sexual misconduct post #metoo

12 Jun 2019

Further Education: A delicate balance – addressing sexual misconduct post #metoo
Birmingham
12:00 - 14:00
Curry Club – Birmingham

16 May 2019

Curry Club – Birmingham
Birmingham
12:00 - 14:00
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