Our advocates and Tribunal Representatives are well experienced and trained in appropriate legislation, procedures and other issues regarding Children and Young Adults with Special Educational Needs ages 0 - 25. Our standard fee of £100 per hour inc. VAT remains significantly below those of most specialist educational solicitors. We do not base acceptance on the probability of success - but will advise you of the likely outcomes.
Fees & Discounts
We pride ourselves in providing emotional support to our clients as well as honest information. We are a private organisation and do not receive grants or other funding to assist those on a low income; however we do try to help where possible and usually manage a range of discounted and pro-bono cases depending upon circumstances. This needs to balanced in order for us to continue our work. Discounts are subject to our discretion. This may alter if your circumstances change.
Our Stand-Alone Services
We compile a report which will advise you on the quality and legality of the support provided by the EHCP (Education Health Care Plan). We can also advise if further assessment may be needed to give appropriate qualified and quantified detail to ensure the educational environment and therapy which your child may need. This costs from £65 depending upon the amount of supporting Documentation provided.
- Working document Service (Amended EHCP):
In order to justify an appropriate school or other provision, the quantified details of provision must be written into the document correctly, there must be a provision for each and every need detailed. This service offers a reasonable fixed rate from £325 depending upon the amount of supporting documentation provided. This may be useful for an EHCP review meeting, Annual Review, following a draft / proposed EHCP or during a SEND Tribunal Appeal.