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General Information
Department for this solicitation: Procurement
Date Prepared: 05/04/23 Types: RFP
Advertisement Type:
Solicitation/Project#: OGC-2023-04 Solicitation/Project Title: Insurance Receivership Counsel
Description: This request for proposals (RFP) provides to those law firms interested in submitting proposals for the subject procurement (“Offerors”) sufficient information to enable them to prepare and submit proposals for the Department of General Service’s consideration on behalf of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (“Commonwealth”) to satisfy a need for legal services during the term of the contract (“the Matter”).

This RFP is issued pursuant to Executive Order 2015-2 dated January 20, 2015, and in accordance with Section 518 of the Commonwealth Procurement Code, 62 P.S. § 518 and Part III Chapter 8 of the DGS Procurement Handbook.

The Pennsylvania Insurance Department, Office of Liquidations, Rehabilitations and Special Funds (“OLRSF”) has identified a need for legal services to represent the R&Q Reinsurance Company (“R&Q Re”) Receivership Estate in general rehabilitation matters, litigation and collection matters.  This engagement may include other general work as designated by the Chief Counsel of the Pennsylvania Insurance Department or the Governor’s Office of General Counsel.
Department Information
Department/Agency: General Counsel Delivery Location:
County: Statewide Duration: 1 year
Contact Information
First Name: Jordan Last Name: Kiessling
Phone Number:
717-787-9349 Email:
Solicitation Information
Bids must be received by the purchasing agency on the Solicitation Due Date no later than the Solicitation Due Time as set forth in the solicitation. Any conflict between the dates and/or times contained in the solicitation itself or its attachments and this advertisement shall be resolved in favor of the solicitation.

Solicitation Start Date: 05/04/23
Solicitation Due Date: 05/23/23 Solicitation Due Time: 4:00 PM
Solicitation Opening Date: 05/23/23 Solicitation Opening Time: 4:01 PM
Opening Location:
No. of Addendums: 0
Amended Date: 05/18/23

      This procurement has SDB or VBE goals set.
Related Solicitation Files

Original Files
OGC-2023-04 Request for Proposals.docx
Part V - Contract for Legal Services Template.docx
Appendix A - Proposal Cover Sheet.docx
Appendix B - Cost Submittal.xlsx
Appendix C - Trade Secret Confidential Propreitary Information Notice.pdf
Appendix D - Statement of Qualifications - Conflicts - Technical Questionnaire.docx
Appendix E - Personnel Experience by Key Position.docx
Appendix F - Project References.docx
Appendix G - SDB Participation Summary Sheet and Attachments.pdf
Appendix H - VBE Participation Summary Sheet and Attachments.pdf
Appendix I - Law Firm Diversity Submittal.docx
Appendix J - Workforce Breakdown Chart.xlsx
Appendix K - Model Form SDB VBE Subcontract Agreement.docx

Addendum #1 - Updated Calendar of Events.docx
Addendum #2 - SDB & VBE Participation Information Session Microsoft Teams Link.docx
OGC-2023-04 Insurance Receivership Counsel BDISBO Goal Setting Overview.pdf
Addendum #3 - Extended Due Date.pdf
ADDENDUM #4 - Questions & Answers.pdf

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