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thepartners@wrigleys.co.uk

Leeds: 0113 244 6100

Sheffield: 0114 267 5588

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Wrigleys has a broad experience of advising UK universities.

 

We support pre and post 1992 universities and Oxford and Cambridge colleges.

Our services include:

  • Governance.
  • Commercial contracts.
  • Pensions law.
  • Property.
  • Student affairs.

We are particularly skilled in the interpretation and amendment of the statutes and ordinances of chartered universities.  Our advice has included revision of the University's statutes and ordinances to allow deregulation and the modernisation of material relating to staff. 

We are also well known for our employment law expertise in the sector. 

We handle high level employment disputes involving senior management team members, the professoriate and senior academics.

Our advice has also included:

  • Industrial action.
  • Legal services and governance reviews.
  • Employment tribunal representation.
  • Equality and discrimination issues.
  • TUPE transfers.

 of Dr John McMullen, Chambers & Partners commends his:

"knowledge and expertise" and acknowledges that "He is very thorough and has a no-nonsense approach"

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Chris Billington

Direct Line: 0113 204 5734

Partner
Leeds

Dr John McMullen View Biography

Dr John McMullen

Direct Line: 0113 204 5706

Partner
Leeds

Meet the team

10 Oct 2018

School and nursery staff no longer have to disclose association with sex offenders

The disqualification by association rules no longer apply to those working in schools and nurseries.

25 Sep 2018

Could you maximise income through hiring out school property?

We look at an example of utilising school land and property, and how the school and academy trust should act.

24 Sep 2018

**HMRC UPDATE** Trust Registration Service - September 2018

HMRC has further updated its guidance on compliance with the legislation of the registration of trusts which had tax liability.