We have a very strong public sector practice in the UK, our range of clients spans local government, regional authorities such as transport authorities, through to central government bodies including the cabinet office.
We advise public sector bodies procuring major infrastructure projects on every legal aspect from developing the procurement strategy, producing and negotiating contractual documentation, tax structuring, forms of delivery, and risk allocation between the public and private sector.
Many procuring authorities are facing pressure currently to vary signed PPP contracts to reduce expenditure and we have extensive experience in advising in respect of operational projects across all sectors.
We advise on the full spectrum of energy and infrastructure projects, which includes:
- Airports and aerospace;
- Energy and utilities;
- Highways maintenance and street lighting;
- Prisons and social justice;
- Roads, tunnels and crossings;
- Social housing; and
- Stadiums and sporting venues.