Lambeth Equality Commissioners

The Equality Commission brings together 12 senior figures, including representatives from business, local voluntary and community sector organisations and research organisations. 

Councillor Jennifer Brathwaite

Jennifer Brathwaite is Deputy Leader of the Council and Cabinet Member for Children and Young People. She has been a councillor for Gipsy Hill ward since 2010.

She is a solicitor by profession specialising in Landlord and Tenant law particularly Leasehold Enfranchisement. As well as having her own law firm she was also a partner for a medium sized London firm of solicitors. She has a particular interest in helping tenants to understand their rights and obligations.

Since becoming a councillor in 2010 she has been a member of the planning committee, chair of environmental and community safely scrutiny sub committee and led a commission on metal theft. She is currently Deputy Leader and cabinet member for children and young people.