Legal Services

Solicitation Number: 
Date Published: 
Monday, April 27, 2020
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 12:00pm
Tender Type: 
Request for Proposal (RFP)
Estimated Value: 
Not Available

The Resort Municipality and Cavendish Sewer Utility has opted to seek legal services on a

contractual basis and has identified that its legal requirements fall under eight (8) main

areas of expertise. The Resort Municipality and Cavendish Sewer Utility intends to appoint an

individual solicitor or a firm of solicitors to provide advice in each of the following areas of law.

The Resort Municipality and Cavendish Sewer Utility reserves the right to appoint an individual

or a specialized firm(s) at its sole discretion where expertise beyond the capabilities of the

chosen individual or firm is required:

    • Planning
    • Land and Property
    • Employment
    • Enforcement
    • Legislative
    • Procurement
    • Civil Liability (Litigation)
    • Sewer Collection

The Resort Municipality and Cavendish Sewer Utility requires that the advice offered through this contract is robust in all relevant areas, therefore the successful service

providers will:

a)       be required to be knowledgeable in, and have experience of the law, practice and procedure relevant to the Resort Municipality, Cavendish Sewer Utility and the Province of Prince Edward Island;

b)       be required to demonstrate a proven record in the handling of prosecution and

          civil action cases within the areas described above;

c)       advise on legal matters within the area(s) of law for which they will be appointed;

d)       it is intended that only those firms who practice mostly or largely in the relevant area of law will be considered therefore experience must closely reflect the specification;

Resort Municipality of Stanley Bridge, Hope River, Bayview, Cavendish and North Rustico

Organization Contact:

Brenda MacDonald, CAO
(902) 963-2698
(902) 963-2932