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Browne Jacobson LLP

MOWBRAY HOUSE, CASTLE MEADOW ROAD, NOTTINGHAM, NG2 1BJ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0115 976 6000
Fax:
Fax 0115 947 5246
DX:
718130 NOTTINGHAM-27
Email:
Web:
www.brownejacobson.com
Browne Jacobson LLP, Laura Hughes, Nottingham, ENGLAND

Laura Hughes

Tel:
Work 0115 976 6582
Email:
Browne Jacobson LLP

Work Department

IPR admin and public law.

Position

Laura acts as deputy to Richard Barlow in his role of head of the firm’s public sector practice. She has advised a range of public bodies on all administrative and public law issues for 15 years. 

Laura is the client partner for Natural Resources Wales, the National Audit Office, Qualification Wales and the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA). She has advised NRW in public meetings in relation to its statutory nature conservation obligations, and has advised the NAO on some of its best value reports,  IPSA on the Members Expenses Scheme and Qualification Wales in relation to a proposed move to outcomes focused regulation. 

Laura continues to take a leading role in the provision of administrative and public law advice to the firms’ health and education sectors. She has advised NHS England on a variety of pharmacy vires issues, and advised various NHS bodies on their consultation obligations within the context of planned service redesign and proposed cuts to services.

Career

Trained Browne Jacobson LLP; qualified 2003; assistant solicitor Browne Jacobson LLP 2003-07; partner 2011 to date.

Member

  • UK Environmental Law Association – member and chair of the East Midlands group , and member of the environmental litigation and nature conservation working parties.

Education

King Edward II High School, Morpeth, Northumberland; Sheffield University; Nottingham Law School (2000 LLB; 2001 LPC).

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