Workshops from Public Law Project on using the law in commissioning and procurement processes

Please note this is a women-only event

Louise Whitfield from Deighton Pierce Glynn Solicitors, Zoe Leventhal from Matrix Chambers – both leading experts in Public Law

Locations and dates:

London: Thursday, 9th January 2020: 1.30 – 5.30pm

Resource for London, 356 Holloway Rd, London N7 6PA

Leeds: Thursday, 13th February: 1.00 – 5.00pm

St George’s Centre, 60 Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3DL


The Public Law Project promotes access to public law remedies for those whose access is restricted by poverty or other forms of disadvantage, and for charities or organisations representing the interests of marginalised or disadvantaged groups.

The training will examine:

  • Increasing understanding of commissioning law
  • Avoiding common commissioning problems
  • Co-designing with commissioners alternatives to large generic tenders
  • Legal alternatives to competitive tendering & presenting these to commissioners
  • Using Equality Impact Assessments and the Public Sector Equality Duty



Fee band Workshop fee
Band A: annual income up to £100K £30
Band B: annual income between £100K and £400K £45
Band C: annual income between £400K and £800K £60
Band D: annual income between £800K and £1.2m £75
Band E: annual income between £1.2m and £2.2m £90
Band F: annual income above £2.2m £105



To find out more and to book a place, please contact Rachel Reed at [email protected]




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