30 Park Place is at the forefront of public law and devolution issues in Wales and is home to the largest team of public law advocates in Wales.

Head of the Public Law Team: Rhodri Williams QC

Whether it is a matter of advising public bodies on the legality of decisions they want to take or advising people affected by those decisions on challenging them, 30 Park Place’s Public law team can help. The Team includes members at all levels of seniority and with a wide range of experience, from tribunals up to and including the Supreme Court, the ECJ and the Privy Council.

Our Public Law team offers barristers specialising in:

Administrative Law

Court of Protection, Mental Health, Vulnerable Adults & Community Care


European & Procurement

Immigration & Asylum

Inquests & Inquiries

Local Government & Planning

To contact our Public Law Clerking Team, please click here.

The only tier 1 Chambers in Wales for Administraitve and Public Law in Legal 500, 2022. 

30 Park Place Chambers are considered by many as the 'go-to' chambers and 'great to work with' in the realm of public and administrative law in Wales. Members of the set are at the forefront of devolution in Wales and are reguarly instructed for advisory and litigation work across all areas of public law. David Hughes has a regular practice of civil actions against the police, acting mainly for claimants. Constitutional law specialist Christian Howells' recent instructions include a judicial review of the United Kingdom Internal Market Act 2020 concerning the piece of Brexit legislation's impact on the powers of Welsh devolved bodies - a rare challenge to primary legislation on behalf of the Counsel General for Wales. - Legal 500, 2022

30 Park Place Chambers is one of the leading chambers in Wales for public law matters. Members act on a wide range of judicial review cases, as well as undertaking advisory work for public bodies. - Legal 500, 2020