Decision details

Decision Maker: Corporate Director (Planning and Regeneration)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To appoint Cornerstone Barristers (Thomas Cosgrove) to act as Lead Barrist on behalf of TDC to include attendance at the Public Inquiry, all preparation of work and attendance at meetings.


The Council's Legal Team supplied a choice of Barristers for this role but Thomas Cosgrove was the most experienced (being a silk) and has a strong track record of success.

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 -
Option 2 -
Option 3 -

Publication date: 19/03/2019

Date of decision: 22/02/2019

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