Decision details

Business Case & Procurement Strategy For The Procurement Of Legal Advice Services To Support The Council On The Earl's Court Regeneration Scheme

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To provide the council with continued legal advice to support the council’s aims of achieving the best possible outcome for residents.


1.      To Approve the Procurement Strategy and Business Case, attached as Appendix 1, which is to call off from the Crown Commercial Service Framework.


2.      To approve the award of a contract to Lewis Silkin LLP for the supply of legal support to the Council in relation to the Earl’s Court Regeneration Project and the Conditional Land Sale Agreement (CLSA) for an initial duration of two (2) years with an option to extend for up to two (2) more years on the rates as set out in the CCS framework and at a contract value contained within budgets as set out in sections 9.3 & 9.4, in the exempt report on the exempt Cabinet agenda.


3.      To delegate the decision to extend the contract by up to two years (as set out in section 2.5 of appendix 1) to the Strategic Director of Growth and Place.

Report author: Matthew Rumble

Publication date: 06/02/2019

Date of decision: 04/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 04/02/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 11/02/2019

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