Issue details

Delegated Authority in Legal Proceedings

In accordance with section 2.35.5 of the Constitution the Legal Services Manager hereby delegates authority to Annemarie Strong (Senior Legal Advisor) the power to:-

Institute and conduct all civil and criminal proceedings
by the Council.

Defend or participate in any legal proceedings brought
against the Council (or its employees as a result of
actions incurred during the course of their employment)
or where the Council’s interests are affected and to
negotiate settlement.

The purpose of this delegation is to facilitate the efficient discharge of Council functions in the recovery of Adult Social Care debt.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 23/11/2022

Decision due: 23 Nov 2022 by Director of People and Policy

Contact: Shaine Lewis, Legal Services Manager & Deputy Monitoring Officer Email:, x5279 Email: Tel: 01225 395279.