Deryn has acted for the public and the private sector on a variety of commercial schemes in health, police authority, fire authority, residential care services, waste handling, recycling and disposal services, central government (MOD), highways infrastructure provision and maintenance, university and school accommodation, urban regeneration and leisure facilities.
Deryn also has considerable experience in the waste sector and innovative funding structures on PFI / PPP schemes and “hybrid” structures involving both Prudential Funding and bank finance.
Work highlights include advising West Sussex County Council on:
Deryn graduated from Oxford University in Modern Languages. She qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Deloittes, London and also worked for the Fountainhead Commodities Group in Geneva before moving into law. Legal career: Morgan Cole, Eversheds and Acuity since 2007.
Deryn Rees at Acuity Legal Limited is recognised nationally for her expertise in the waste sector, advising on long-term projects and procurement.Legal 500
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