University of Illinois System
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP, Philadelphia, PA
Amount: An estimated $250,001
An estimated start date of 9/20/2017 through 9/19/2027
Contract was not published when originally executed.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Monday, October 7, 2019
The University awarded a contract for Legal Services - Anticipation of Litigation.
This contract is entered into in anticipation of litigation, investigative or enforcement actions.
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)) University contract number CN-00033393. University decision maker, Thomas Bearrows, University Counsel.
For additional information, contact:
System Purchasing and Support Services
507 E Green Street
Suite 501, MC-407
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.