Oliver is a Trainee Solicitor in the Dispute Resolution & Litigation team. He joined Stone King’s Education team in September 2018 and commenced his training contract in September 2019.
Prior to this he worked for Suffolk County Council, Coram Children’s Legal Centre and Savills (UK) Limited.
Oliver’s experience includes advising on Charity Commission inquiries, charity proceedings, the structuring and registration of new charities including societies, and advising on governance matters. Oliver has also delivered trustee training.
Oliver’s experience includes advising on cross-border funding agreements and banking transactions.
Oliver has advised academies, maintained schools, local authorities, and parents and young people across the education sector. He has particular experience advising on matters concerning EHCPs, SEN; state school funding; alternative provision; SEN units and resourced provisions; and academy conversion and transfer.
He graduated from the University of Sussex with a First Class Honours degree in Law and gained a Distinction in his Postgraduate Diploma in Law, having been recognised for his outstanding achievement.
Oliver is also a trustee at a small charity sponsoring girls’ education in Sierra Leone, the organisation raises money through charity cycles.