The Commercial Law Team provides legal advice on behalf of the Law Officers of the Crown for the following purposes:
- So that critical Island infrastructure, services and goods are provided to (and by) the States of Guernsey, States of Alderney, Chief Pleas of Sark, and States owned or connected entities. This is integral to the 'maintain' aspect of government business,
- Providing solutions to legal technical problems and providing commercial advice which allows government to deliver public services and to move forward and implement new ways of working,
- Through advice which is risk focused and practical, aiding government to fulfil its objectives.This is integral to helping government, in the provision of public services, to make and maintain savings and get best value.
The Commercial Law Team also provides a comprehensive commercial land and property advice service to the States of Guernsey, States of Alderney, Chief Pleas of Sark. In addition the Team also advises H.M Receiver General on all land and property issues that involve the Crown.