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procurement and bidding

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Public sector procurement is highly regulated and process driven, with access to expert advice vital for public sector organisations to avoid costly and time consuming legal challenges. To ensure that competitors are not given unfair advantages, businesses competing for work from the public sector also need experienced lawyers. From initial advertising to handling requests for information, our specialist team understands your environment and will work with you to provide pragmatic legal advice throughout the process.

what we do...

  • Our experience – advising both the public sector (social care, education, health, government bodies, local authorities, public/private partnerships) and the private sector (from listed plcs to SMEs trying to work with local authorities for the first time). 
  • We regularly act for a number of national central procurement bodies. 
  • One of the largest specialist procurement teams in the Midlands - acting for clients on a national basis. 
  • Specialist advice – on all aspects of the public procurement regime pursuant to the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 and the underlying EU directives. 
  • Innovative solutions - for public body cooperation and other types of shared service arrangements.

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Legal updates

Social value takes on increased importance in central government procurement processes

Ahead of the end of the Brexit transition period the Government has taken steps to place increased importance on the role of social value in public procurement exercises.

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Legal updates

Living with Covid-19 – adapting contracts to respond to the new reality

Five ways in which contracting parties can adapt their services procurement contracts in response to the challenges presented by Covid-19 and related government-imposed mobility and social distancing restrictions.

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Upcoming webinars

Procurement Matters: A focus on social value and the role procurement can play in the ‘For a greener NHS’ programme

Register for Procurement Matters – our monthly open forum for NHS trust / foundation trust procurement leads to discuss the key procurement issues of the day and how they can impact on you and your teams.

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Legal updates

In conversation with… Christian Dingwall: Manchester Nightingale

We are fortunate to work with an array of fantastic clients all dedicated to serving the health and care sector. We talk to Christian Dingwall, who led the team advising Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust on its work to establish and commission the Manchester Nightingale Hospital.

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