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Education: Institutions (Higher & Further Education)

1 ranked lawyersBand 3UK-wideUK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Multidisciplinary education offering with considerable experience in strategic planning and funding work, as well as governance, commercial and employment advice. Noted for supporting universities with international collaboration and campus development projects. Also represents educational institutions in legal proceedings brought by students concerning defamation and discrimination allegations.

Strengths

Clients reveal: "They provide clear advice and don't sit on the fence."

Work highlights

Acted for Manchester Metropolitan University in reviewing a funding agreement with the National Collaborative Outreach Programme and negotiating contracts with further education providers in Greater Manchester for the delivery of bespoke mentoring services.

Notable practitioners

Martin Vincent specialises in advising university clients on contractual, outsourcing and procurement matters. He also has experience in assisting with both domestic and international collaboration arrangements.
"He provides good advice which is clear, concise and to the point."

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Education: Institutions (Higher & Further Education)


Martin Vincent
Band 3