REBECCA GILBERT



Rebecca has experience of academy conversions, the opening of free schools and advising on other educational matters.

She has advised a number of governing bodies and newly formed academy trusts on academy conversion matters and free school proposer groups on the establishment of new free schools. In particular she assists on the incorporation of the academy trust and advising on the range of governance options including single and multi-academy trusts, alternative provision and special academies. She also advises and negotiates the funding agreement with the Department for Education.

Rebecca also supports the development of youth related organisations and has advised educational bodies on consortium arrangements.