Ashford Law dedicated public law team brings together extensive specialist experience advising individuals, businesses and public bodies on all types of public law issues.

We are a leading public law team in the UK, consistently top-ranked in Chambers UK and Legal 500, and recognized for our “exceptional capabilities and enormous strengths” (Chambers UK, 2016).

Our team has over twenty-five years of experience acting in the most significant challenges to, and inquiries into, the activities of government and public bodies, acting for individuals (including senior professionals and public figures), corporations and business groups, charities and pressure groups, as well as public bodies themselves.

Whether you are contemplating or defending a judicial review challenge, appearing before a public inquiry, major inquest or select committee, or concerned about protecting personal information, we understand you have wider interests at stake, be it organisational, financial, commercial, reputational or human rights.

As one of the only dedicated public law teams in the country, we rapidly get to the heart of the issue, providing realistic advice so that you can confidently navigate the bigger picture, as well as the litigation or inquiry at hand.