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File #: 19-6045    Version: 1 Name: County-wide Target Market Legal Service Contracts
Type: Contract Status: Approved
File created: 10/7/2019 In control: Contract Compliance Committee
On agenda: 10/24/2019 Final action: 11/21/2019
Title: PROPOSED CONTRACT Department(s): Various Cook County Bureaus, Agencies and Office of the Elected Officials Vendor: Various Law Firms: Brothers & Thompson, Chicago, Illinois Burke Burns & Pineli, Ltd., Chicago, Illinois McClain & Canoy, LLC, Chicago, Illinois Pugh, Jones & Johnson, P.C., Chicago, Illinois Sanchez Daniels & Hoffman LLP, Chicago, Illinois Request: Authorization for the Chief Procurement Officer to enter into and execute Good(s) or Service(s): Labor and Employment Consultation and/or Representation Services (Target Market) for six (6) categories of legal services: Category I - Union Contract Negotiations, Category II - Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) Interpretation and Implementation Category III - Labor Relations Board Matters Category IV - Employment Law Category V - Employment Benefits and Pension Category VI - Employment of Foreign Nationals Contract Value: Program: $500,000 Contract period: All Contracts: 12/1/2019-11/30/2021, with two (2), one (1)...
Indexes: VELISHA HADDOX, Chief, Bureau of Human Resources

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PROPOSED CONTRACT

 

Department(s):  Various Cook County Bureaus, Agencies and Office of the Elected Officials

 

Vendor:  Various Law Firms:

 

Brothers & Thompson, Chicago, Illinois

Burke Burns & Pineli, Ltd., Chicago, Illinois

McClain & Canoy, LLC, Chicago, Illinois

Pugh, Jones & Johnson, P.C., Chicago, Illinois

Sanchez Daniels & Hoffman LLP, Chicago, Illinois

 

Request: Authorization for the Chief Procurement Officer to enter into and execute

 

Good(s) or Service(s): Labor and Employment Consultation and/or Representation Services (Target Market) for six (6) categories of legal services:

 

Category I - Union Contract Negotiations,

Category II - Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) Interpretation and Implementation

Category III - Labor Relations Board Matters

Category IV - Employment Law

Category V - Employment Benefits and Pension

Category VI - Employment of Foreign Nationals

 

Contract Value:  Program: $500,000

 

Contract period:   All Contracts: 12/1/2019-11/30/2021, with two (2), one (1) year renewal options

 

Potential Fiscal Year Budget Impact:   N/A

 

Accounts: Various - Countywide

 

Contract Number(s): 

1944-17718A Pugh, Jones & Johnson, P.C.

1944-17718B Brothers & Thompson

1944-17718C McClain & Canoy, LLC

1944-17718D Sanchez Daniels & Hoffman LLP

1944-17718E Burke Burns & Pineli, Ltd.

 

Concurrences:                     

The vendors have met the Minority- and Women-owned Business Enterprise Ordinance via direct participation.

 

The Chief Procurement Officer concurs.

 

Summary: The selected firms may provide legal consultation and representation services for various County bureaus, agencies, and offices of elected officials on labor and employment matters.

 

These contracts are awarded through Request for Qualifications (RFQ) process in accordance with Cook County Procurement Code.end