Olwen Brown

Olwen is regarded as a leading national expert in local authority law, with a particular interest in governance matters. With over thirty years’ experience in the public sector, where she has carried out a number of roles up to Chief Executive level, she provides pragmatic advice on complex matters within local government, ranging from member and senior officer issues, procedure, constitutional difficulties, management and service reviews, the devolution agenda and the interpretation of local government legislation and case law generally. She enjoys consideration of the strategic issues facing the public sector, and has worked extensively on key issues around commercialisation and different models of service delivery.