Amardeep Gill to lead Trowers' growing public sector practice
Amardeep Gill, Partner at international law firm Trowers & Hamlins, has been named as the firm's new National Head of Public Sector.
Amardeep takes over from Scott Dorling who was in the post for five years. Scott has lead the Public Sector team through a period of sustained growth in each of the firm's centres of excellence in the Midlands, the North West, the South West and in London. Scott will continue to play an integral role across the team and its nationwide expansion plans and will focus particularly on the firm's regeneration and public sector housing delivery objectives.
Amardeep has extensive experience in advising government and public bodies on business critical or transformation projects. In recent years, Amardeep has been involved in advising on landmark projects such as the delivery of the Commonwealth Games 2022 and Transport for West Midlands' 5G pathfinder connectivity project (a first in the UK). He has contributed to a number of initiatives designed to improve the delivery of public services and inputted into the sector's policy agenda, including working alongside The Centre for the New Midlands on the development of future devolution plans across the UK.
Amardeep is recognised nationally by Chambers as a leading individual in the sector and has a tier one ranking in Legal 500 for his local government work, where he is acknowledged for his 'astute legal mind, and a skillset to match his personality'.
New National Head of the Public Sector team, Amardeep Gill, commented:
"It is a great honour to be taking on the role as National Head of the Public Sector team at Trowers & Hamlins. I would like to thank Scott for all the work he has done in helping enhance Trowers' reputation as one of the leading public sector law firms in the country.
"We are committed to providing public sector organisations with market leading legal advice and our recent growth is a testament to our vision of providing this as we continue to advise on some of the most innovative projects across the public sector. I look forward to growing the practice further with a number of exciting projects already secured and further planned expansion of the team across all of our UK offices."
Outgoing Head, Scott Dorling, added:
"It has been a privilege to Head up the fantastic Public Sector team at Trowers & Hamlins. There aren't many better jobs. The time is now right, after 5 years at the helm, to hand over to Amardeep Gill whose passion for the role (and the role of the Public Sector generally) will drive our commitment to growth and sustained excellence."
Trowers & Hamlins has over 250 specialist public sector expert lawyers and is ranked number 1 in both Chambers and Legal 500 for its stellar public sector expertise. The firm has undertaken significant expansion in its sector expertise over the past three years as it continues to provide cost-effective, responsive support to public bodies across the UK.