Hull College Group

Hull College Group agree employment law support package with CG

Leading commercial law firm CG has signed a one-year agreement with the Hull College Group to provide employment law support.

Hull College Group, which incorporates Hull College, Harrogate College and Goole College, and HCUK Resourcing, is recognised as one of the highest performing colleges in the UK.

With a Group turnover of circa £52 million and more than 740 staff, it is one of the largest providers of its kind in the country.

CG will be responsible on a day-to-day basis for advising the Group on all aspects of employment law, including advice on policies, working practice and change-management programmes.

Hull College Group Vice Principal, Julie Milad, said: “We take our responsibility for our employees very seriously and therefore it’s absolutely vital we have the expertise offered by CG on tap whenever we need it.

 “The team at CG headed by Louise Myers has an impressive track record of working within education and understands the people in the sector and their particular challenges.”

The one-year agreement will allow the College Group to budget while giving them 24/7 access to professional and practical advice from the CG team.

Joint Managing Partner at CG Louise Myers, who has more than 10 years’ experience of providing advice to the FE sector, said: “The Hull College Group has an excellent reputation and we are looking forward to being able to help support them over the coming months.”

Based in Lancashire, CG’s fresh approach to the legal sector has helped the firm win business with a number of well-known and established companies from across the UK. The firm’s services include Corporate, Commercial, Banking and Finance, Business Recovery, Commercial Property and Employment Law.