University of Illinois System
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella, P.C., Chicago, IL
Amount: An estimated $500,000
An estimated start date of 2/10/2020 through 2/9/2030
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Sunday, February 23, 2020
The University awarded a contract for Legal Services in Anticipation of Litigation.
University retains Counsel to represent and to serve as attorney for University in connection with specific legal matters.
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)) Proposed awardee was selected based off of expertise and ability to represent the University. University contract number CN-00047471. University decision maker Thomas Bearrows, University Counsel.
For instructions on how to obtain a comprehensive purchase description, disclosure or contract forms, 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.