Public policy

Businesses are increasingly facing unparalleled challenges, from dealing with the instability and economic repercussions of Covid-19 to an ever changing UK, EU and global political discourse. As the business and political world collide, our clients require responsive advice and support - to issue spot, analyse policy, identify stakeholders and build relationships which will help to offer clarity through the uncertainty and drive business forward.

Providing experience at the intersection of law, business and policy, our public policy team offers a unique approach to identifying emerging risks and opportunities. We can assist in a number of ways including providing intelligence briefings, policy analysis, stakeholder mapping, strategic advisory and expert guidance on legislative and parliamentary procedures.

Whilst focus for clients will change with the political and economic landscape, our experts are currently supporting and advising clients on:

Listen below to our policy in practice podcasts which provides real time expert to expert viewpoints and discussions on government policies.

Featured articles

A serious Statement for serious times

David Gauke reflects on the economic context of the Autumn Statement. 

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Russia/Ukraine conflict: what might the UK’s “unprecedented package of sanctions” look like?

David GaukeNeill Blundell and Francis Bond reflect on the potential legal consequences of the Russia/Ukraine conflict, including the implications of sanctions for financing and other transactions.

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Funding health and social care – or the art of plucking the goose

Raising revenue involves compromises and trade-offs, and the new health and social care levy is no exception.

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