The team advises a wide range of clients affected by public procurement rules and the day-to-day conduct of significant tenders.
This approach helps government departments, local authorities and other bodies comply with increasing levels of regulation. It also helps them achieve value for money through efficient procurement practice, navigate legal rules and overcome commercial obstacles.
Clients receive support throughout the procurement lifecycle. From when to hold a competitive tender process and the design of tenders and tender documentation to litigation risk, the team advises on the strategic and process issues arising under South African law.
Public procurement practice plays a vital role in delivering value for money for the taxpayer. If problems arise, and clients risk litigation, costs can escalate. The team boasts experienced litigation lawyers to help clients avoid costly litigation where possible.