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VWV

NARROW QUAY HOUSE, NARROW QUAY, BRISTOL, BS1 4QA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0117 925 2020
Fax:
Fax 0117 925 2025
DX:
7831 BRISTOL
Email:
Web:
www.vwv.co.uk

Emma-Jane Dalley

Tel:
Work 0117 314 5465
Email:
Web:
www.vwv.co.uk
VWV

Work Department

Education

Position

Partner

Career

Emma-Jane advises a wide range of organisations in the education and healthcare sectors on all aspects of charity, company and trust law. She also provides specialist legal advice to further education colleges.

She has particular experience advising clients in these sectors in relation to major strategic change, constitutional review, maximising assets, mergers, disposals, acquisitions and good governance. Emma-Jane also works in our international law team.

Emma-Jane also specialises in advice on international education projects and UK education sector investment.

Meeting Your Needs

Emma-Jane is a trustee of Fairfield Farm College, an independent specialist college for young people with learning disabilities. She has also been a governor of an independent school that went through major strategic change. These experiences give her valuable insight into the day to day operational demands of schools, charities and care providers and she can give you practical, cost efficient solutions to your legal problems.

What Others Say

"Emma-Jane ‘combines razor-sharp insight and judgement with practical advice and empathy’' - Legal 500

"I have worked closest with Emma-Jane and value her skills extremely highly - clear, decisive, responsive, authoritative" - Finance Director of an independent schools group
 
"You are such a good friend and legal advisor" - Chief executive of a group of charitable independent schools
 
"An excellent performance as usual" - Finance director of a large charity

Member

Emma-Jane is a member of the Charity Law Association.


London: Public sector

Education: institutions

Within: Education: institutions

At VWV, Bettina Rigg and Emma-Jane Dalley jointly oversee the practice, which serves a number of leading national clients across the higher education landscape. The team combines its expertise to advise universities on a range of matters involving employment, commercial property, governance, and international projects. Key members of the group include employment lawyers Jane Byford and London-based Michael Halsey; Clive Read, who is recommended for his expertise on commercial property and development projects for universities; and Doug Locke, who is a key contact for establishing educational institutions and other international projects in the Middle East and Asia.

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Education: schools

Within: Education: schools

At VWV, the education practice group has an impressive client roster spanning leading independent schools, academies and colleges. Jointly overseen by Barney Northover and Yvonne Spencer who is recommended for her insight on complex matters such as serious disciplinary cases, the team combines employment and education law expertise to offer a broad service, which includes sector strengths in corporate and commercial, real estate, immigration and litigation matters. Employment lawyer Simon Bevan remains the key name to note. Other team members include Bettina Rigg, Emma-Jane Dalley and Naseem Nabi.

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