Housing association names eight law firms to legal services panel

Wulvern Housing, a Crewe-based housing association, has named eight law firms to a legal services framework agreement.

The successful firms for Lot 1 (governance, regulatory, treasury, employment and commercial) were:

  • Anthony Collins;
  • Forbes;
  • Hyland Legal;
  • Trowers & Hamlins.

The successful firms for Lot 2 (housing management and asset management) were:

  • Capsticks;
  • Simply Social Housing;
  • Whiteheads;
  • Croftons.

The successful firms for Lot 3 (property, development, construction and home ownership) were:

  • Croftons;
  • Forbes.

The contract was awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender in terms of quality/technical (weighting 70) and cost (weighting 30).

The estimated final value of the contract was £150,000.

Wulvern Housing manages more than 5,300 homes across Cheshire and Staffordshire. It plans to build 1,000 homes over the next four years.

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