The Lifeline Project was a well-regarded charity. Failure to carry out the targets within the contracts led the charity into insolvency and resulted in a personal, 7-year disqualification order.
Amy first joined Anthony Collins Solicitors as a trainee in 2004 before moving to SNR Denton LLP in 2007, where she gained valuable experience in dealing with high profile acquisitions, disposals and conditional agreements.
She specialises in local government and regeneration law. Her appointment supports the firm’s expanding local government offering, which was recently boosted by the appointment of associate Ben Smith.
Jane Trevithick, partner at Anthony Collins Solicitors said: “We are very pleased to welcome Amy back to the firm. Her keen interest and knowledge of the built environment, along with the variety of experience she has gained since training with us, will be an asset to our public sector clients.”
Amy added: “I am delighted to be back at Anthony Collins Solicitors and am looking forward to working with colleagues old and new. I'm determined to use my previous experience in the sector to effectively serve the firm’s clients, and the communities in which they work.”
On 23 July, trainees from Anthony Collins Solicitors will host an ‘experience day’, which will involve various activities and presentations, with lawyers and non-lawyers from across the firm.
The Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) has launched a new scheme specifically for charities and not-for-profit organisations who want to advise EU citizens on UK settlement.
In the second part of our series on contract management pitfalls, we look at the risks and opportunities presented by payment mechanisms in construction contracts.
Under most construction contracts, the contractor takes on the ground conditions risk. However, a recent case has demonstrated that the risk can fall on the employer.
The UK Government has been consulting on how it should promote social value in its procurements. Here is our response that we submitted to the consultation...
The Tenant Fees Act 2019 came into force on 1 June 2019.
A recent case in the Court of Appeal will no doubt bring a sigh of relief for employers, but a corresponding sigh of disappointment may be uttered for equality and gender balance in the workplace.
This briefing assists response to the consultation paper by outlining the consultation questions, providing some background information and prompting some thoughts and potential answers.
A report published on 29 May by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has found that since 2009-10, local government spending on services has fallen on average by 21% in real terms.
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