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Naseem Nabi

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Education: Schools




With over 10 years experience of the education sector, Naseem is well placed to advise you on all aspects of employment law. Naseem predominately advises independent schools and academies. She has particular expertise in acquisitions & mergers and associated TUPE issues, restructuring and redundancy. Naseem is well versed in tackling sensitive staffing and incident management issues in a pragmatic and commercial way.

Naseem also advises the firm's academy conversion clients, supporting them through the conversion process during consultation with staff and trade unions and post conversion advisory work. She also provides specialist advice to education sector investors.

With the Teachers' Pension Scheme (TPS) being high on the agenda for many schools, Naseem can help you consider your options, from supporting Governors in their decision making through to preparing for consultation.

Meeting Your Needs

Having spent most of her career advising education sector clients, Naseem has a real understanding and passion for the sector. Her track record in building strong relationships with clients means she is a trusted adviser to many of our clients, confidently dealing with challenging situations and supporting them to, often, take difficult decisions in the best interests of the school.

What Others Say

"We have been most impressed- and greatly comforted-by the responsive and first class advice we have received from Naseem on 'thorny' as well as routine matters and would be only too pleased to work with her again" - Chairman of Governors

"Naseem visited our school and quickly demonstrated that she understood our priorities and business objectives. Subsequent advice given has always been clear, in context and, importantly for me, has shown her intuitive ability to empathise with our culture and my leadership style." - Headmistress

"After several years as a Head when I have had to deal with some very challenging situations it has been wonderful to know that throughout this time Naseem is only ever a phone call away.  Her professional support and guidance have been exactly what I have needed to guide me through the complexities of employment law.  With clearly explained and well thought through options to choose from I have always been able to move forward in confidence following the advice I have been given."

"Naseem Nabi has particular expertise in acquisitions, mergers and TUPE issues in the education sector." -
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Naseem is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association (ELA), Industrial law Society and was formerly a school governor.

London: Public sector

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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