Kris Robbetts


Kris is an education lawyer at VWV LLP, undertaking regulatory compliance work within one of the largest education practices in the UK.  He has 14 years' experience of advising education institutions nationally on the full range of student and pupil related issues including admissions, discipline, exclusions, complaints, discrimination, fitness to practise, safeguarding, incident management and the impact of legal and regulatory change.  Kris acts for a wide range of secondary and tertiary education providers, many of which are internationally renowned.  Kris has degrees from Oxford University and University College London and, prior to qualification as a solicitor, undertook graduate study and research as a British Academy (AHRB) scholar.

Published Works

Areas of Practice

Local Government

Year Qualified



Diploma in Law, University of Birmingham School of Law (Distinction)
MSc, The Bartlett, University College London (Distinction)
MA, Keble College, Oxford (Double First)


Education Law Association (ELAS)