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Education Legal services for Families, in particular, Special Educational Needs & Disability
Author: <span>ttirraoro</span>

Author: ttirraoro

Rukhsana on EHCPs and SEND law at the Parent and Carer Conference 2023

Recently, our partner, Rukhsana Koser, once again partnered with the Parent and Carer Alliance to give a presentation about education law issues and EHCPs. Rukhsana also gives regular free advice sessions for the organisation, helping many local people who are in need of advice. You can find the conference slides…

Langley Wellington Education Lawyers’ partner, Rukhsana is again ranked in Chambers guide

Rukhsana Koser, Langley Wellington partner and head of its Education Lawyers law team, has again been ranked as a Band 3 solicitor in the highly-regarded Chambers and Partners for 2024. Rukhsana specialises in Special Educational Needs law and appeals to the SEND Tribunal, advising representing parents, carers and young people…

What would the impact of a 20% cut in EHCPs be on children with SEND? And can it even be done lawfully?

In a move that has sparked significant outrage and extreme concern, it has been revealed that a funding relief agreement by the Department for Education with some local authorities, contains targets to cut 20% of Education, Health, and Care Plans (EHCPs) for children with special educational needs. This decision has…

Is your LA claiming an “exception” to delay your child’s new EHCP?

While most families are enjoying their summer holidays, many families with disabled children can’t switch off, as they’re still trying to get the right educational support in the form of an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP). There is a 20-week deadline for completion of the entire process and this…

Webinar recording: When a child with Special Educational Needs is out of school or left without a placement

Far too many children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) find themselves without a suitable school place, or are out of school because the place they had was not supporting them adequately. Often, local authorities do not make an acceptable, or any, offer of alternative provision. What can you…

Parent Carer Alliance SEND, health and social care Conference- Watch the Recording

Education Lawyers, part of Langley Wellington LLP Solicitors, are delighted have worked with the Parent Carer Alliance CIC on a fantastic in-person conference in November 2022 Conference for Parents and Carers of Children and Young Adults with Special Educational, Health and Social Care Needs  Recording of the conference You can…

Rukhsana is a Chambers ranked education solicitor!

Many congratulations to our senior lawyer Rukhsana Koser for her inclusion as a Band 3 education solicitor in Chambers and Partners for 2022. Chambers and Partners is an independent research company operating across 200 jurisdictions delivering detailed rankings and insight into the world’s leading lawyers. The listing reads: Rukhsana Koser operates…