University of Illinois System
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Holland Knight LLP, Boston, MA
Amount: An estimated $250,001
An estimated start date of 7/1/2020 through 6/30/2030
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Tuesday, June 30, 2020
The University awarded a contract for Legal Services.
Legal Services in anticipation of litigation. University may request Counsel's services by issuing a "Letter of Referral" describing the matter for which legal services are sought.
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 University retains Counsel to represent and to serve as attorney for University in connection with specific legal matters. This contract is effective on July 1, 2020 or upon last signature of contract for a period not to exceed 10 years.
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) 333-3840
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.