Legal Services for Local Government

We are one of few firms in the country with specialist expertise in local government law.

We offer a comprehensive range of legal advice and transactional services for town and parish councils, from land and buildings to governance to data protection.

We also provide advise in relation to charitable trusts and assist local councils on restructuring to best meet their needs. We also provide such advice to a number of community organisations.

Our extensive experience in this sector means we are able to swiftly deal with the nuances involved in the sector.

We act for numerous local authorities and associated organisations in relation to a range of legal matters.

Our legal services for Local Government include:

Acquisitions, Disposals, Leases, Easements and Licences of Land
Burial Grounds and Cemeteries
Code of Conduct and Discipline
Common Land and Village Green
Council Governance, Procedure and Practice
Data Protection, GDPR and Freedom of Information
Employment Law
Footpaths and Rights of Way
Neighbourhood Plans
Planning including Section 106 Agreements
Village Hall