University of Illinois System
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Clark, Baird Smith LLP, Rosemont, IL
Amount: An estimated $500,000
An estimated start date of 2/15/2019 through 2/14/2020
Potential Future Renewals:
This contract is an amendment to a previously executed contract which was executed prior to the publishing requirement in the Procurement Code. This contract is an indefinite quantity contract and the total value of the contract is estimated.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, March 21, 2019
The University awarded a contract for Legal Services - Anticipation of Litigation.
Services provided under this award will be utilized 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)) Services provided under this award will be utilized in anticipation of litigation. University of Illinois contract number CN-00041346. University decision maker, Thomas Bearrows, University Counsel.
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.