Commercial Procurement Opportunity

Fri, June 21st, 2019

Legal Services – Specialist Support (Foundations)

Contract Number: DN403920

Contract Name: Legal Services – Specialist Support (Foundations)

Liverpool Foundation Housing Company (Foundations) is seeking to procure legal services from a firm that can provide a wide range of advice in practice areas including property, development, commercial, contract, governance, company and multi-disciplinary project support and legal advice. During this one-year period, the work likely to be undertaken by the successful bidder in connection with Foundations delivering on its Business Plan could include but is not limited to:

  • Taking instructions
  • Acquiring land and property (freehold or long leasehold)
  • Disposing of land and property (freehold and leasehold)
  • Pre-contract searches and enquiries
  • Investigation of title, obtaining any documents and other information from the Seller as required to complete full due diligence and a title reporting exercise
  • Drafting, negotiation and agreement of contracts and transfers
  • Drafting, negotiation and agreement of deeds and ancillary legal agreements
  • Novation of contracts if applicable
  • Pre-completion searches and requisitions on title
  • Completion
  • Post completion matters, SDLT and registration

The successful bidder will demonstrate they can provide advice that is professional, competent, expert and timely and is delivered in a way that makes a positive contribution to the achievement of the best overall outcome for Foundations on each matter. Foundations has a delivery programme of circa 20 new build and refurbishment development projects and circa 7 thematic programmes commencing in the years of April 2019 – March 2022 which equates to approximately 27 main transactions. In addition, there may be some ancillary matters for which advice and legal agreements are required such as individual property acquisitions (number and type to be determined).

The Contracts will be for a period of 1 Year with an option for a 6 month extension.

Please download the full Application and supporting documents from Procontract.

Your company will need to register on Procontract (Due North) to be able to receive the opportunity. The documents will only be available on Procontract (available via the Due North site). Once you have registered you will need to go to the “my opportunities” section on the home page of Procontract and follow the instructions as a supplier to enable you to return your submission.

To register your organisation on procontract click on the following link https://procontract.due-north.com/register, go to suppliers’ area and click on “register free”.

Closing date for submissions 4th July 2019 at 16.00

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