1. To approve the Council joining the London Boroughs’ Legal Alliance (LBLA) as an associated member to enable use of their barrister framework to provide barrister services to the Council for the period 1 September 2020 to 31 December 2024 at an estimated value of £4m. Please note details of individual providers (chambers) in Appendix A.
2. To approve the Council entering into an access agreement with the City of London Corporation for participation in the LBLA framework and an agreement with Kennedy Cater Limited, who manage the framework at an estimated annual cost of £6,382 or a total fee of £25,528 over four years.