Civil liberties

Public Law

Our Public Law team has very extensive experience acting for individuals and organisations both as challengers to or defenders of a decision making process

Public/Administrative Law, which is at the interface between the individual and the authorities, deals with the appropriate relationship between different arms of the state.

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"Solicitor-advocate Elaine Motion, head of litigation at Balfour+Manson LLP, has a reputation for robust representation in both public law and professional discipline."

Legal 500

At its core is the principle that all decision makers must act in accordance with the law. These include decisions taken covering:

  • Human Rights
  • Regulatory/Discipline
  • Critical care/Health Policies
  • Care costs
  • Planning
  • Pharmaceutical Tribunals
  • Public Bodies
  • Care Commission
  • Disability
  • Voting rights
  • Parole Board
  • Prisoners rights
  • Housing Social/Sports clubs
  • Legislation