Public Sector Healthcare
Our Healthcare Team comprises lawyers with a track record in the sector with an appreciation of the policies and regulatory constraints which shape its services.
We understand that our advice must take specific sector issues into account, whether legislative or guidance. We have extensive experience of working with the NHS, as well as for clients involved in social care services and those who are suppliers to the NHS.
We deliver a personal service to all our healthcare clients and aim to bring real value to those operating within significant budgetary constraints.
We are a supplier on the Crown Commercial Service Public Sector Legal Services Framework RM6240 and the KCS Procurement Services Legal Services Framework.
Our experience and client base
Our Healthcare Team acts for NHS Trusts providing acute, mental health and community care as well as integrated care boards, GP practices, allied professions and a number of suppliers of specialist services to the NHS.
Our team of over 250 public sector lawyers deal with the full spectrum of legal services. We advised the successful bidder for the first GP-Led Health Centre in Norfolk and a number of our Healthcare Team have advised on key worker accommodation projects and PFI projects for major acute NHS Trusts.
Top Tier 2023
Social Care Premier Supplier Awards
Finalist 2022 and 2023
- Healthcare law
- Mental health law
- Inquests and inquiries
- Regulation and governance
- Public procurement
- Commercial contracts
- Property, estate management and development
- Planning environmental law
- Professional appointments
- Health and safety
- Public private partnerships
- Information governance and data protection
- ICT and managed equipment procurements
Birketts provide excellent customer service and are confident in giving advice on complex legal issues.
Legal 500 [UK 2023]