Rhys Hadden

Call 2006


Rhys has a broad and growing practice in relation to education law. He has been instructed by local authorities, the Welsh Government, universities, governors and parents across a wide range of education-related issues, including eligibility for SEN and the content of EHC plans, disability discrimination, education negligence and complaints to the OIA.


‘Rhys is fantastic with clients and immediately puts people at ease with the quiet confidence he exudes. He makes his points succinctly, expertly and politely.’
The Legal 500

Rhys is on the Attorney General’s Regional B Panel and the Welsh Government’s Junior Counsel A Panel.

Experience & Expertise

Rhys has particular experience of appeals in the First-tier Tribunal (Special Educational Needs & Disability) and also claims for judicial review brought in connection with EHC plans and associated obligations under the Education Act 1996, the Children and Families Act 2014 and Children Act 1989.