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1st October 2019

NEPO launches Legal Services solution

NEPO has launched a nationally-available solution for public sector organisations to access legal services.

NEPO513 Legal Services was developed by Newcastle City Council, working on behalf of NEPO. NEPO513 commenced 3 September 2019, and has a four-year duration. The type of legal services covered by the solution includes, but is not limited to, advice and support related to public/private partnerships, joint ventures and outsourcing projects, development and regeneration matters, commercial matters and governance.

The solution covers twelve lots:

• Lot 1 – General Requirements – All
• Lot 2 – Specialist requirements – Conveyancing
• Lot 3 – Specialist Requirement – Housing
• Lot 4 – Specialist Requirement – Family
• Lot 5 – Specialist Requirement – Education
• Lot 6 – Specialist Requirement – Prosecutions
• Lot 7 – Specialist Requirement – Licensing
• Lot 8 – Specialist Requirement – Litigation
• Lot 9 – Specialist Requirement – Insolvency
• Lot 10 – Specialist Requirement – Debt Recovery
• Lot 11 – Specialist Requirement – Highways
• Lot 12 – Specialist Requirement – Employment Law

Thirty-six legal services providers have been appointed to solution and can be accessed via further competition or direct award.

Public sector organisations wishing to use the solution must first sign-up as a NEPO Associate Member. Membership is free of charge and the sign-up process is simple.

Click here to find out more about NEPO513 Legal Services, the link includes a contact form to request further information.