Judicial Review

Decisions taken by a public body should be the product of a reasonable and lawful process, administered openly and fairly.

We have experience on all sides of judicial reviews, attacking wrongfully reached decisions and defending legitimately concluded deliberations, as well as representing the interests of third parties.

Having been involved in some of the most widely reported judicial reviews of recent years, including acting for the Law Society against the Lord Chancellor, we have experience of judicial review in a wide variety of sectors, including:

Members of the team have wide ranging public law experience and have the advantage of being able to call upon the expertise of the firm’s public affairs and parliamentary teams where necessary. This enables us to provide advice across the full spectrum from legal to practical, and ensures that the big picture is not forgotten when looking at the best strategy for our clients.