University of Illinois System
Announcement of a Professional & Artistic Award Under $100,000
Vendor: Husch Blackwell LLP, Chicago, IL
Amount: An amount not to exceed $99,999
An estimated start date of 4/21/2020 through 4/20/2021
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, July 9, 2020
The University awarded a contract for Legal Services - COVID-19 Related Concerns.
This Professional and Artistic notice is published in accordance with 30 ILCS 500/35-35 and 44 ILL. Admin. Code 4.2035(e) which allows professional and artistic contracts under $100,000 to be made in accordance with 30 ILCS 500/35-30(f) and 44 ILL. Admin. Code 4.2020 (Small Purchases). Husch Blackwell was selected as the firm has attorneys with highly specialized practices that include unique higher education workplace accommodation issues, federal compliance and other matters related to the current COVID-19 pandemic.
University contract number CN-00048680, University decision maker, Thomas Bearrows - University Counsel.
Legal services to assist in response to COVID-19 related concerns.
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
Chief Procurement Officer - John Donato
State Purchasing Officer - Geno Marchizza
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.