University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Announcement of a Professional & Artistic Award Under $20,000
Vendor: Fragomen Del Ray Bernsen & Loewy, Troy, MI
Amount: An estimated $19,999
An estimated start date of 6/27/2016 through 4/17/2017
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, July 29, 2016
The University awarded a contract for Legal Services Related To Immigration..
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 $20,000 to be made in accordance with 30 ILCS 500/35-30(f) and 44 ILL. Admin. Code 4.2020 (Small Purchases).
The responsible decision maker is Thomas R. Bearrows. The contract number is CN-00024531. The law firm was selected based on their expertise in immigration and their experience in Higher Education and specifically University of Illinois. The firm had previously completed work in immigration for the University. There has been an increased need for outside counsel related to immigration due to reduction in University employees available to assist faculty and staff with immigration needs.
For additional information, contact:
State Purchasing Officer - Stephen Rotello
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.