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"Janata kept me fully informed at all times and understood straight away. I can't fault her in any respect."

A private client: education team

""Their experts are well informed and they are very efficient in the conduct of tribunal matters.""

Chambers and partners 2017

"Leena Hurloll regularly represents clients in high-profile education cases before the Court of Appeal and Upper Tribunal."

Chambers and partners 2017

"Janata has a good way of running cases. She is really nice to work with - practical and sensible and engages well with clients."

Independent third party: education

"Janata is very efficient and pleasant to deal with."

Independent third party: education

"Janata's preparation is very, very good. She is very organised and on top of her cases and meets deadlines well."

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Special Educational Needs

A child's learning disability affects many aspects of his or her life. Aspects such as schooling and education are critical to the growth and development of a child. 

If special educational needs are not properly addressed, the child suffers. Parents often feel exhausted from dealing with the system and need to know that they can turn to someone for guidance. You can turn to us to undertake your special educational needs law matters.

"A child or young person has special educational needs if he or she has a learning difficulty or disability which calls for special educational provision to be made for him or her." - Section 20 (1) Children and Families Act 2014.

Free expert legal educational advice clinics

The Richmond office of Moore Blatch, holds regular legal clinics offering advice to parents and young people regarding a range of education issues, specifically around Special Educational Needs (SEN) and Education, Health and Care Plans (EHCP) issues.Each session is 45 minutes, either in person or by phone.

Book an appointment here.

Types of Special Educational Needs

Families can often feel at a loss when fighting to achieve suitable education for their children. We will help you to secure the best special educational needs provision for your child. A child can have a number of different special educational needs, which may include:

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

  • Autism spectrum disorder

  • Challenging behaviour

  • Moderate learning difficulties

  • Profound learning difficulties

  • Visual impairment

  • Physical disability

  • Asperger's syndrome

  • Oppositional defiant disorder

  • Attachment disorder

  • Dyslexia

  • Severe learning difficulties

  • Speech and language difficulties

  • Fine and gross motor skills difficulties

  • Developmental coordination disorder

  • Dyspraxia cerebral palsy

  • Cerebral palsies

Comprehensive legal services tailored to meet your special educational law needs

The number of solicitors who specialise in education law matters is small. Few firms in the UK have concentrated their practice on education law. Our team's experience is inclusive - focused entirely on representing parents and children. We accept instructions from individuals in London, the surrounding cities and counties, and throughout England and Wales. We can help you to:

Special Education Needs

Does your child have an Education Health and Care Plan?

Moore Blatch specialises in education law matters and serves clients throughout England and Wales. We are experienced litigators who are highly familiar with the developing area of special educational needs law. Our solicitors have represented clients facing a wide range of legal issues, and we are prepared to help you reach a practical resolution. To schedule a free initial consultation, please contact us online or phone 0808 231 6491.

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