Gary Attle > Mills & Reeve LLP > Cambridge, England > Lawyer Profile

Mills & Reeve LLP
BOTANIC HOUSE
100 HILLS ROAD
CAMBRIDGE
CB2 1PH
England

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London > Public sector > Education: institutions

(Hall of Fame)

Gary AttleMills & Reeve LLP

The multi-disciplinary team at Mills & Reeve LLP has ‘unrivalled expertise in higher education’ and is led by the ‘strikingly good‘ Gary Attle. The team is handling highly complex and often high-value matters related to freedom of speech, counter-terrorism and academic freedom, among other issues, for an impressive roster of clients, which includes Russell Group institutions. Richard Sykes, who splits his time between Birmingham and Manchester, leads the specialist education team and has particular expertise in data protection legislation. Among the other core members of the group are Sarah Seed, who is recommended for her expertise in working with charitable bodies; employment lawyers Nick Abbott and Nicola Brown; and real estate lawyer Christian Bull, who advises higher education bodies on property matters.

London > Public sector > Education: schools

(Hall of Fame)

Gary AttleMills & Reeve LLP

Mills & Reeve LLP‘s national education practice is led by sector specialist Gary Attle and handles a substantial range of matters. The core team – which also includes head of academies Stuart Pemble, Christian BullJonathan Greenwood and employment lawyer Nick Abbott – has advised on high-value and cross-border issues such as development projects, complex discrimination cases and establishing overseas institutions.

London > Public sector > Education: individuals

(Hall of Fame)

Gary AttleMills & Reeve LLP

East Anglia > Public sector > Education

(Hall of Fame)

Gary AttleMills & Reeve LLP

At Mills & Reeve LLP, Gary Attle is head of the firm’s national education practice group with a special focus on clients in London, Cambridge and the south east. HE legislation, governance, equality law, public and administrative law, freedom of information, data protection, litigation and liability issues are all covered. Head of projects and construction Raith Pickup is a leading light for student accommodation projects and Andrew Wood is a key partner for projects and finance in the HE sector. Employment specialist Nicola Brown and charity law expert Sarah Seed are also recommended.