Browne Jacobson’s education team has picked up the ‘Legal Advisor of the Year – to Education Institutions’ category at the EducationInvestor Awards 2023 for a record-breaking seventh time, reaffirming its position as a true powerhouse in the sector.
The firm was shortlisted alongside an array of national and international firms.
The awards, now in their fourteenth year, celebrate commercial successes in the business of education, recognising those that have made an outstanding contribution to the industry in the preceding year.
A panel of high-profile independent industry expert judges commended Browne Jacobson’s work helping education institutions to achieve their biggest objectives and tackle pressing issues.
The Browne Jacobson education team has had another stellar year providing cutting-edge advice and support on a diverse range of matters to education institutions nationally including schools, multi-academy trusts, colleges and universities.
Mark Blois, national head of education at Browne Jacobson, said: “To win this important award for the seventh time reaffirms our market standing position as a national powerhouse and the go-to legal team in education. We have had an incredibly busy year advising our education clients and collaborating with our strategic partners on a diverse range of matters, many of national significance within the education sector. The award is a recognition of the strength and depth of the expertise of our people and is testimony to the significance, quality and consistency of the work that they do within the education sector and the high regard that leading figures in the industry hold the firm in for the wider contribution Browne Jacobson makes to the education sector.”
Browne Jacobson has one of the largest education teams in the country comprised of over 70 lawyers and 20 HR professionals, delivering a comprehensive portfolio of legal and HR services to schools and academies and higher education institutions. The team maintained its five Tier 1 rankings relating to education in the latest edition of Legal 500 as well as its Band 1 UK-wide ranking for education in Chambers & Partners UK 2023.