Reference Number: 22029625
Request ID:13-74837
Date First Offered03/18/2010
Title:DES - Legal Services Program

Agency Reference Number:11-C-04; 11-C-05; 11-C-06 & 11-C-07
Agency:DES - Employment Security
Purchasing Agency:DES - Employment Security
Purchasing Agency SPO:Denise Hudson

Status: Closed


Description and Specifications:
The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) is giving notice of its intent to renew Contracts 11-C-04 (Benos, Sukhatme & Associates), 11-C-05 (Law Offices of Sheldon Sorosky), 11-C-06 (Sanchez Daniels) and 11-C-07 (Vantage Legal Solutions) to continue to provide legal services to small employers and claimants. The original contract had an initial three year term of 07/01/2010 through 06/30/2013, with one three-year renewal term of 7/1/2013 through 6/30/2016. Based on the initial award which allowed for one three-year renewals, IDES is opting to execute its one three-year renewal with each of the listed vendors.

Key Information

Notice Type:Contract Renewal
Notice Expiration Date:04/09/2013
Professional & Artistic:Yes
Small Business Set-Aside:No
Does this solicitation contain a BEP or DBE requirement?:No
Does this solicitation contain a Veteran requirement?:
Relevant Category:General Services
Length of Renewal Term:36
Contract Begin Date:07/01/2013
Contract End Date:06/30/2016
Remaining Renewal Terms:None
Contract Renewal
Cost of Initial Term:$5,925,000.00 (Total Dollar Amount of Initial Term)
Cost of this Renewal:$5,925,000.00 (Total Dollar Amount of Renewal)
Renewal Increase/Decrease:The estimated renewal cost did not change based on vendors per fiscal year annual estimates at $500,000 each for contracts 11-C-04, 11-C-05, and 11-C-07; and $475,000 for contract 11-C-06. The initial term actual cost, when finally determined, will be less because services provided to small employers under contracts 11-C-06 and 11-C-07 did not use the entire allotted amount for this portion of the Legal Services Program.
Change in Specifications:No
Renewal Number:1 of 1

Vendor(s) Selected for Award
Vendor NameAmount of Award BEP Goal % DBE Goal %
Vantage Legal Solutions$1,500,000.000%0%
Sanchez, Daniels and Hoffman$1,425,000.000%0%
Robert T. Benos$1,500,000.000%0%
Law Offices of Sheldon Sorosky$1,500,000.000%0%

Notice Contact
Name: Barry Isaacson
Street Address:33 S. State Street
Zip Code:60603
Phone: 312-793-9728
Fax Number:312-793-4875

Class Code

Class Codes:S350 Legal/Legislative Services


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