“11KBW fields an array of advocates with enormous experience in local government matters” Chambers and Partners
11KBW has been consistently recognised in the directories as the very best UK set for local government law. A large number of our silks and juniors advise and litigate for and against local government on a wide range of issues. Chambers’ peerless base of local authority law clients, which includes central and local government, companies and individual claimants, bears testament to our pre-eminence in the field.
Our unrivalled breadth of experience and renowned reputation in key areas such as employment, education, health and community care, data protection, procurement and public law make us well placed to handle most of the issues faced by local authority clients.
Areas of expertise include:
- Commercial activities of local authorities
- Community Care & Social Services
- Court of Protection
- Data Protection and Freedom of Information
- Elections & Governance
- Environmental Claims
- European Union
- Finance, budgets and borrowing
- Human Rights & Civil Liberties
- Inquests and Inquiries
- Judicial Review
- Local Government Powers
- Procurement and State Aid
Members of chambers regularly contribute to our Local Government Bulletin and chambers runs an annual Local Government conference in London and Wales. Both are consistently well-reviewed and booked to capacity.