Bates Wells Braithwaite has been awarded ‘Government Law - Law Firm of the Year in England 2016’ by Corporate Intl Global Awards. The award recognises the niche expertise developed in the field of local government by our Public & Regulatory team, led by Melanie Carter. Melanie’s team is the UK's leader in two niche local government areas: audit of local government spending and acting on public service reform.

BWB is the leading practice in the area of working for external auditors. The firm has a unique understanding of the corporate governance issues faced by local government and the interface with its auditors. We provide advice to the auditors of over 40 local authorities.

The award also recognises the firm’s specialism in advising on the use of mutuals and social enterprises for the delivery of public services.

The Corporate Intl Magazine Global Awards commemorate those advisers and financers who have been successful over the past 12 months and who have shown excellence not only in expertise but in service. The award promotes leading firms in their chosen specialisms throughout the world, as the magazine is read globally, it is a huge accolade to the winning firms, such as BWB.

To learn more about the work of our Public & Regulatory team, please click here.


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Melanie Carter

Partner and Head of Public & Regulatory

+44(0)20 7551 7615

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Posted on 11/01/2016 in BWB News

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