Legal support and advice to schools on a variety of issues that do not fall within the Council’s statutory responsibilities
Lewisham Council’s Legal Services are responsible for the provision of all corporate legal advice to the Council. In addition the service also provides the normal day to day legal practice of a large inner London local authority.
All Lewisham Council-maintained schools benefit from legal advice to the Council in relation to all significant policy issues and initiatives across the complete range of Council functions.
In addition to the above services, schools are able to purchase the following additional support:
• Telephone Helpline