“The firm is professional and has very experienced and expert lawyers. They provide very timely information and can be reached 24/7, so they offer instant access to comprehensive advice.”
Our experienced team assist on a wide range of legal services but have developed an impressive reputation for their expertise on:
In addition, the team has a solid track record in advising on policy-making and constitutional matters.
Our local government solicitors advise a wide range of clients, including:
Crown Commercial Service
|Foreign and Commonwealth Offices Home Estate|
|Maritime and Coastguard Agency||Department for Transport|
|Department of Communities and Local Government||Numerous local authorities across England and Wales|
|Department for Health||Police, fire and rescue authorities|
|Natural Resources Wales|
|Department of Business, Innovation & Skills (acting for the UK Space Agency)|
Examples of how our highly experienced lawyers have helped our local authority clients:
Blake Morgan's local authority solicitors have the required expertise to help local Governments with their legal requirements. If you have any questions or would like assistance please contact us.
“In an illustration of its leisure-sector experience, Blake Morgan LLP’s practice assisted the London Borough of Merton with the procurement process for a wet and dry leisure centre in Morden. The ‘extremely knowledgeable’ Penny Rinta-Suksi leads the ‘proactive’ team.”
“Blake Morgan LLP provides a cross-disciplinary service to local authority clients.”
The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has now ruled that voluntary overtime should be included in holiday pay if it is paid sufficiently regularly to amount to normal pay. Our expert explains the impact this will have on employers.
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Blake Morgan Partner Simon McCann recently joined forces with the CBI's Head of Government & Healthcare George McFarlane to discuss best practice and guidance on tendering and contracting with central and/or local government. Listen to the recording here.
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Central Government has always had the money to invest in a private finance initiative (PFI) programme to design, build, operate, maintain and finance new leisure facilities.
Chris Carr writing for the latest edition of 24dash.
As part of Lawyers in Local Government (LGG) conference in Blackpool, Blake Morgan hosted a round-table concentrating on commissioning for integrated health and social care.
With a strong offering to local authorities within our top ranked Business support and insolvency team, as a team we come across many matters when in the process of recovering Council Tax...
We advised a regional police authority on a high value procurement and contractual dispute.
We have advised on a contract for the provision of payment card services to the Welsh public sector.