Ruth qualified as a Solicitor on August 1996 and joined Birketts in February 2018. She is a Legal Director and Head of our Public Sector Team.
She specialises in contracts and procurement, EU Procurement Regulations, large multi-disciplinary projects, shared service arrangements, strategic partnerships and corporate governance. She has extensive experience of advising on, drafting and negotiating a wide range of works, supplies, services, concession and IT contracts and framework agreements as well as project managing corporate projects.
Ruth has a wide ranging knowledge of Local Government and has advised Chief Officers and Members on a broad range of high profile commercial matters, including contracts arising from re-generation and infrastructure projects. She works collaboratively with clients and project teams to achieve their goals.