One of the country’s largest housing associations, Orbit Group, has appointed ten law firms to a legal services framework agreement estimated to be worth more than £500,000.
In all 16 tenders were received and the successful firms were:
- Capsticks Solicitors
- Bevan Brittan
- Clarke Willmott
- Anthony Collins Solicitors
- Shakespeare Martineau
- Wright Hassall
- Penningtons Manches
- Trowers and Hamlins
The contract was awarded on the basis of quality (weighting: 60) and price (weighting: 40).
Orbit Group aims to deliver 20,000 new homes over the next ten years. It currently manages a portfolio of 42,000 homes across the Midlands, the East and South East.