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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

Chloe Brunton

Tel:
Work 0117 314 5301
Email:
VWV

Work Department

Corporate Commercial and Charities

Position

Partner

Career

How Can Chloe Help You?

Chloe has advised maintained schools, academy trusts and sponsors on the establishment and governance of academies since 2005 and therefore has a wealth of education sector knowledge to support you and your school. Chloe has a particular focus on DfE policy, charity law, company law, collaborative working and governance models including the establishment and operation of multi academy trusts.

Meeting Your Needs

Chloe has a particular interest in the political landscape of the sector and changes in DfE policy. She regularly meets with the DfE ensuring that our advice takes into account the policy context. Chloe also writes for publications and delivers training via conferences at a national level, ensuring that she has a strong understanding of the issues facing governors and senior leaders.

What Others Say
 
"Our principal contact, Chloe Brunton, has been exemplary." - Chair of Governors
 
"We have very much appreciated your calm, wise, knowledgeable approach." - Headteacher
 
"Well done [Chloe] you have been simply brilliant." - Headteacher

Member

Chloe is Chair of Governors of Oasis Academy John Williams and therefore appreciates the client perspective and the role of governance in a multi academy trust.


London: Public sector

Education: schools

Within: Education: schools

VWV 'has a strong team and some excellent individual lawyers', who collectively have an impressive range of education-focused specialisms such as charities law, regulations, employment, real estate and commercial matters. The team's client list includes well-known independent schools, academies and colleges. It assisted with the establishment of the Reach South Academy Trust and is currently advising on its acquisition of two academies. It is also handling an exam malpractice matter and is acting for various schools in disputes raised by parents and pupils. Barney Northover, who is based in Bristol, and Yvonne Spencer jointly head the practice and Simon Bevan, who specialises in employment law, leads the firm's safer recruitment training programme. Other noted practitioners include Emma-Jane Dalley and Naseem Nabi. Tabitha Cave  and John Deakin  handle a range of regulatory compliances and Chloe Brunton has notable charities expertise in the education sector.

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