Job: 
Partner
Location: 
Edinburgh
Direct line: 
+44 (0)131 656 0008
Email: 
jackie.mcguire@brodies.com
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Jackie is a specialist in the field of local government law and has over 20 years experience at the coal face. Recognised as a leader in the field by Legal 500 and Chambers UK she regularly advises local authorities on their powers and decision making processes including in relation to education and social care

In addition to the provision of practical legal advice, Jackie is highly experienced in the delivery of training on conduct and governance. She heads up the firm's Government, Regulation and Competition team and also it’s Public Sector Services Group, which is focused on the delivery of tailored services to our public sector clients. Jackie is also involved in assisting clients improving service delivery by modernising and streamlining their business models.

Jackie has a strong track record in compulsory purchase and major infrastructure projects. Her well-developed project management skills ensure a practical and pragmatic approach to problem solving.

A client says: "She's very tuned in to us and is able to tailor the advice to how we work."

Chambers UK 2019

"Jackie has a strong public sector background, which meant she had a thorough understanding of the issues specific to local authorities. She was very impressive throughout and consistently provided detailed, measured advice and was very calm in her approach."

Chambers UK 2018

 

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