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Legal support for academy conversion

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Last updated on 20 April 2017
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Is there advice on the interview process for selecting legal support? We relay guidance on the process of appointing a solicitor for the academy conversion process. Two of our associate education experts give advice on conducting interviews and suggest questions to ask candidates.

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Contents

  1. 1 DfE advises appointing a solicitor
  2. 2 Research candidates thoroughly
  3. 3 Consider your needs
  4. 4 Structuring the interview process
  5. 5 Questions to ask at interview
  6. 6 Clarify costs
  7. 7 Avoid delays
  8. 8 Legal support FAQs

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