Nicholas Hancox Profile

Nicholas Hancox


  • One of the Authors and Editors of Butterworths' Law of Education - the definitive electronic (on line) and seven-volume loose-leaf text on the subject (2006 to 2109)
  • Editor of the Law of Education Bulletin 2003 to 2014
  • Author of the Encyclopaedia of Forms and Precedents
    education volume (2000 to 2015)
  • Author of many practice notes and precedent forms on LexisNexis Library Service (on-line)
  • Past Chairman of the (national) Education Law Association
  • Author of the book, Highways Law and Practice (2002)
  • Consultant Editor of Halsbury's Laws of England (Highways Volume - 2004)
  • General editor of Tottel's Education Law Manual from 2000 to 2008
  • Qualified as a solicitor in 1977
  • Director of Legal Services for Norfolk County Council from
    1992 to 1996
  • Practised with Mills & Reeve from 1996 to 2003
  • Founded his law firm in 2003.
  • Transferred the firm into a wholly-owned limited company in 2015
  • Retired on 31 December 2020 and closed the law firm down. The old law-firm company still exists, but Nick has changed its name to "Nicholas Hancox Acle Limited".

Back in December 2012, Nicholas Hancox celebrated 40 years of working in and for the local government service. Click here to read his light-hearted Reminiscence called "Forty Years of Fun".

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