University of Illinois System
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Swanson, Martin & Bell, LLP, Chicago, IL
Amount: An estimated $500,000
An estimated start date of 2/19/2019 through 9/30/2026
End-date is estimated and will be based off of anticipated litigation needs.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Tuesday, March 12, 2019
The University awarded a contract for Anticipation of Litigation-Medical Malpractice.
This contract is being entered into in anticipation of litigation.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for anticipated litigation, enforcement actions, or investigations. (30 ILCS 500/1-10(b)(7)) The responsible decision maker is Thomas R. Bearrows. The contract number is CN-00021599-01.
For additional information, contact:
Purchasing & Support Services
Illini Plaza, Suite 202
1817 South Neil Street, MC-603
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-2650
FAX: (217) 239-6760
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.