Construction and procurement specialist.
I co-lead our procurement and construction team, helping registered providers, local authorities, arms-length management organisations and buying clubs with all aspects of procurement and related arrangements, including governance structures.
My nearly 20 years here at Anthony Collins Solicitors followed seven years in-house in local government. After some time specialising in governance and large regeneration projects (including PFI/PPP), most of my work recently has involved helping clients with procurement, development and maintenance arrangements.
I wrote the National Housing Federations' 'Guide to the EU procurement rules', 'Authoritative practical guidance to the housing sector', and is discussing a 3rd edition with the National Housing Federation. Subsequent publications include the 'Contract management guide', working alongside echelon Consultancy and 'Procurement in Practice: Avoiding the pitfalls and getting the best result'.
The European Commission has set out its proposals for the transitional arrangements for public procurement following Brexit in a position paper.
There is always a slight nervousness when you read a court judgement on a contract you have drafted. Did the contract work as intended...
The purpose of this short e-briefing is to highlight a recent Opinion of the Advocate General about subsidiaries of contracting authorities.
A Romanian case in the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has highlighted the clawback risk to European funding if national procurement rules are not...
For some time now we have been advising that, where both individual and combined lot tenders are invited, contracting authorities should specify how they...
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