Shepherd and Wedderburn appointed to all six lots of new Scottish Government Legal Services Framework
Shepherd and Wedderburn has been appointed to all six lots of the new Scottish Government Legal Services Framework following a competitive tender process.
The four-year framework will be open to Scottish government public sector organisations, and is effective from 1 August 2019.
Shepherd and Wedderburn joins 10 other suppliers on the framework and is appointed to all six lots: lot one – contract commercial & corporate, lot two – debt recovery, lot three – litigation, reparation, employment and inquiries, lot four – major infrastructure and commercial project (and related litigation), lot five – property and related matters, lot six – one stop shop.
Neil Maclean, head of Shepherd and Wedderburn’s government and public sector group, said: “This is a significant win for Shepherd and Wedderburn as we bring our 250th anniversary celebrations to a close.
“Our appointment to all six lots underscores the depth of our technical expertise and our position as a market-leading Scottish headquartered UK law firm.
“We look forward to working with Scottish Ministers, their agencies and other public sector bodies over the four-year term.”