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Welcome to the Public Law Today/Local Government Lawyer Marketplace Portal.

Here you can find the full range of services that public law departments and lawyers need. For departments, this page provides a directory of specialist legal advisers - including local authority legal departments that provide external services - expert witnesses, consultants, training courses, technology providers and much else besides.

For individuals, this page is a portal to training and job opportunities as well as a link to the Public Law Bookstore.


 

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Market Comment and Analysis

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Legal apprenticeships: getting started

One of the great privileges of working with local authorities to deliver apprenticeships is observing the different approaches legal departments take to deploying and developing apprentice staff, writes Noel Inge.
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One size does not fit all

Offering a one-size-fits-all approach will inevitably undermine the relationships we have with our clients, writes Geoff Wild.
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Personal philosophies

Chris Guy, a former local authority head of legal, sets out how he tried to overcome his weaknesses.
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Aiming for the top

How should you go about securing the position of head of legal at a local authority? Chris Guy shares some thoughts.
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Understanding the objectives of clients

What will make your clients relish the opportunity to work with you again: content or delivery? Geoff Wild considers the issues.

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Spotlight

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Featured Events

Fixed term tenancies - Cornerstone Barristers

London

CPD Hours3 FeeEarly Bird offer £30+VAT (Until 1st October) / Standard Ticket £40 +VAT VenueCornerstone Barristers, 2-3 Gray's Inn Square, London, WC1R 5JH More details to follow...
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Succession & assignment of tenancies - Cornerstone Barristers

London

CPD Hours3 FeeEarly Bird offer £30+VAT (Until 1st August) / Standard Ticket £40 +VAT VenueCornerstone Barristers, 2-3 Gray's Inn Square, London, WC1R 5JH More details to follow...
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Local Authorities – Planning Seminar Series 2018: Leeds - No5 Chambers

Yorkshire

No5 Barristers' Chambers Planning Group invites you to join them at their Local Authorities Seminar Series which is taking place in London, Bristol, Leicester and Leeds. The Seminars consist of a morning session dedicated to Planning and Development Update...
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Local Authorities – Planning Seminar Series 2018: Leicester - No5 Chambers

East Midlands

No5 Barristers' Chambers Planning Group invites you to join them at their Local Authorities Seminar Series which is taking place in London, Bristol, Leicester and Leeds. The Seminars consist of a morning session dedicated to Planning and Development Update...
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Commercial property: CRAR and forfeiture of lease - High Court Enforcement

Distance Learning

Cost: Free-of-charge This webinar will cover commercial property and forfeiture of lease and is intended for those in the commercial property sector and property solicitors.  
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