Our experience spans the whole public sector, from local authorities and NHS bodies to major government departments, including the Insolvency Service, HMRC and the Parliamentary Property Services Team, making us a genuine public sector firm of a calibre which is rarely seen outside of the expensive “City” law firms.

We have offices in Cambridge, Leicester, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Northampton and Norwich and can assist you in all public sector legal issues, including:

  • Construction
  • Employment
  • Insolvency and restructuring
  • Litigation and enforcement
  • Planning and environmental
  • Property
  • Regulations
  • Finance

Our dynamic team is made up of specialist lawyers with a broad range of legal expertise, meaning we can draw upon a bespoke team to advise you on the largest of projects, from the planning of a new project and use of compulsory purchase powers, right through to the operation and management of facilities.

Whichever area we assist you in, our trusted advisers will provide sound, practical advice to ensure your projects are delivered on time and on budget.

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Howes Percival has been appointed to the Government’s Crown Commercial Service (CCS) Full Service Panel for England and Wales in a joint bid with law firm Sharpe Pritchard and supported by PwC and Capital Law.

The win follows the firm’s success in being appointed, in consortium with PwC, Holman Fenwick Willan and Sharpe Pritchard, as a Tier 1 supplier to CCS’s General Legal Advice Services panel, used by all UK central government ministerial and non-ministerial departments.

To download the prospectuses, please click on the links below:

Crown Commercial Service RM3788 Wider Public Sector Legal Services

Crown Commercial Service RM3786 General Legal Advice Services

Tessa Haskey, Howes Percival’s Chairman, commented: 

“This is fantastic news and recognises our long track record of delivering for Government departments and the public sector. Government is a main sector for us and a growing part of our business. In recent years we have strengthened our regional offering, invested in new offices and broadened our expertise. This appointment will lead to more public sector opportunities for us across the country and enable us to build on our excellent working relationship with our consortium Members.”