Legal Services Framework Aberdeen
This procurement is to establish a Framework of around 5 suitably qualified and experienced legal services providers to carry out legal works on behalf of the Langstane Group.
United Kingdom-Aberdeen: Legal services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
680 King Street
Contact person: Julie Caughey
Telephone: +44 7505111491
NUTS code: UK
Internet address(es):Main address: www.langstane-ha.co.uk
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Framework for Legal Services
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Langstane Group require to establish a panel of suitably qualified and experienced legal services providers to cover general legal work, contractual, procurement, construction, acquisitions and conveyancing (including shared ownership), court work, governance, regulation, financial management and charity matters and employment matters.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
This procurement is to establish a framework of around 5 suitably qualified and experienced legal services providers to carry out legal works on behalf of the Langstane Group as and when required. The types of work are likely to include general legal work, contractual, procurement, construction, acquisitions and conveyancing (including shared ownership), court work, governance, regulation, financial management and charity and employment law matters. Please note that applicants do not need to demonstrate expertise in all areas.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
The contract is for 36 months with a 12 month optional extension.
II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
Key staff skills, qualifications and experience (40 %), 3 Case Studies (60 %).
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
Please see the ESPD module in PCS.
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Please see the ESPD module in PCS.
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Please see ESPD module in PCS.
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
Applicants must be qualified lawyers.
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
4 years hence.
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
Please note that applicants are not required to be able to evidence experience of all requirements. It is understood that certain legal firms and associates will have expertise in specific areas. This will be taken into account when deciding on the final number of providers in the framework i.e. to ensure a full range of expertise is available from the framework.
Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland website at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=585911
The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx
Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.
Community benefits are included in this requirement. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2361
A summary of the expected community benefits has been provided as follows:
Community benefits will be proportionate to the amount of business received from the framework and is likely to include benefits for tenants and local school pupils/leavers.
Download the ESPD document here: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/ESPD/ESPD_Download.aspx?id=585911
United KingdomInternet address: www.langstane-ha.co.uk
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: