P.A.Duffy and Company are experts in this particular area of dispute resolution. There are various ways to challenge procurement which are usually related to the decision-making process by the body/company making the decision. A challenge may be based on inaccurate scoring for tenders, unlawful influence on procurement body, biased decision by procurement body or on the basis of a failure of the procurement body to take into account relevant considerations.
If procurement challenges occur, our solicitors at P.A. Duffy & Co. will advise you on how to appropriately deal with these challenges.
What are Procurement challenges?
Procurement challenges can arise when an unsuccessful authority makes a claim alleging that the procurement process was (is) ran unfairly. Our legal team work closely with these contracting authorities to protect their claims of unfair procurement and try achieve the best legal outcome for them.
At P.A. Duffy & Co, we have a team of mediators, who have a high success rate in achieving resolutions in Procurement challenges, this method is cost and time efficient as it does not involve the court.
We advise you to reach out to our legal team at P.A. Duffy if you believe you have experienced unfair procurement processes and one of our solicitors will be able to assess your case and advise you on how to proceed.
What are our legal procurement challenge services?
-We assess and ensure that the appropriate procurement procedures are in place and are being followed.
-We work closely with our clients to ensure they achieve a successful procurement process.
-Advising clients on what appropriate legal steps to take next.
-Ensuring procurement procedures comply with the appropriate law
-Resolving procurement challenges through dispute resolution- particularly mediation
-Assessing unsuccessful bidders and authorities’ cases to determine whether they have the grounds to bring a procurement challenge forward.
Who do we offer our services to?
At P.A. Duffy Solicitors, we advise a range of public body clients and private sector clients. Our procurement challenge solicitors have experience of advising public organisations and private companies on procurement challenges.
How We Can Help
We have the expertise you need to manage a procurement challenge effectively and we will make sure that your case is handled correctly with a focus on achieving the best outcome for you. Our expert legal team will assess your case and advise you on the best route to take, whether that be through the courts or simply through mediation which can be directed by one of our Procurement Law solicitors. Please complete our enquiry form for further information and advice and our legal team will get back to you as soon as possible.