Request for Proposal

Request for Proposals

For Prosecution Services Contract in Pendleton Municipal Court


Issued:  November 26, 2019

Proposals Due:  December 12, 2019


The City of Pendleton requests proposals from qualified members of the Oregon State Bar for part-time legal services to the City of Pendleton for the prosecution of misdemeanor criminal cases in Municipal Court.   Experience in criminal prosecution is preferred.


Duties will include all aspects of prosecution of misdemeanors, including attendance at court sessions on Mondays and Wednesdays and possible occasional additional dates.


The City expects to enter into a contract with the successful proposer for a contract beginning January of 2020 through June 30, 2021. 


Proposals should include at least the following:

            1.  Name and OSB number of the attorneys who will be providing services under the contract;

            2.  A brief summary of attorney experience in misdemeanor matters and prosecution;

            3.  A profile of attorney’s present legal practice and scheduling availability;

            4.  The annual proposed cost to the City for providing services for approximately 600 cases, Court sessions 2 times per week, office hours and case management;


For more information contact:  Nancy Kerns, City Attorney, 541-966-0236.



Proposals must be submitted to          City Manager

                                                            City of Pendleton

                                                            500 SW Dorion Ave.

                                                            Pendleton, OR 97801


Proposals must be received before 5:00 PM on Thursday, December 12, 2019.  Proposals will be evaluated on the bases of experience in providing prosecutorial legal services in municipal criminal matters, the cost to the City for those services, and the ability to serve recipients of the contracted services.

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