Issue - decisions

Procurement of Legal Services

07/06/2024 - Procurement of Legal Services


1.     Approve the calling-off/commissioningof legal services from third party lawyers during financial year 2024/2025 in circumstances where demand for in-house legal services exceeds available resource or where specialist legal advice is required in niche areas of practice; and  


2.     Delegate authority to the Assistant Director of Legal Services (and those council officers authorised by her) to call-off/commission such legal services as and when required,  


subject to the financial restrictions set out in the Resource Implications section of this report.