Field Court Chambers re-appointed to LBLA barristers legal services framework

28 November 2023

We are delighted to have been re-appointed to the London Boroughs’ Legal Alliance (LBLA) barristers legal services framework. Work allocated to members of the LBLA’s barristers legal services panel is worth approximately £60 million over 4 years.

Following a competitive tender process, we were pleased to have been successful in each area we put ourselves forward for:

  • adult social services,
  • children’s services
  • governance and public law
  • housing
  • property
  • civil litigation and
  • employment.
About the London Boroughs’ Legal Alliance

The LBLA comprises 27 local authorities: London Boroughs of Barnet, Bexley, Brent, Bromley, Camden, Croydon, Ealing, Enfield, Hackney, Hammersmith & Fulham, Haringey, Harrow, Havering, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Islington, Lambeth, Newham, Redbridge, Southwark, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest, Royal Borough of Greenwich, Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea, City of London Corporation, Westminster City Council, and Slough Borough Council, as well as  the London Fire Commissioner.

About the framework

Once the existing barristers framework ends on 31 December 2023, the new framework will take effect. It will run for 3 years until 31 December 2026 with an option to extend until 31 December 2027.

The framework is also available to other local authorities within Greater London and South East England. They are: Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, East Sussex, Hampshire, the Isle of Wight, Kent, Oxfordshire, Surrey, and West Sussex.

The LBLA framework is managed by Kennedy Cater.