Clayton Glenister (Managing Partner)

 

MBA Lawyers selected for both Local Buy and Longreach Regional Council’s Pre-Qualified Professional Services Panel

MBA Lawyers has been selected as a preferred legal services provider for two Queensland local government panels: Local Buy (LB311) and Longreach Regional Council’s Pre-Qualified Professional Services Panel (LRC112021).

Local Buy

Local Buy (www.localbuy.net.au) was established by the Local Government Association of Queensland (LGAQ) to meet the needs of government with the procurement process. Since 2001, Local Buy has helped to reduce the risk, time and costs associated with internal procurement processes for its government clients.

Local Buy has renewed MBA Lawyers as a preferred supplier of legal services under the new panel LB311. The contract is for three years, ending in May 2025. As part of being on the Local Buy panels, MBA Lawyers can provide legal services to all Local Governments in Queensland and the Northern Territory.

MBA Lawyers is now on the Local Buy panel to provide legal services in the following categories:

  • Legal Services (Goods and Services) LB311
  • Human Resources and Employee Services BUS278

 

Longreach Regional Council’s Pre-Qualified Professional Services Panel (LRC112021)

MBA Lawyers has been selected for the Longreach Regional Council’s panel to provide legal services in the following categories:

 

Longreach Regional Council has established the panel for two years, ending in May 2024.

Clayton Glenister, MBA Lawyers’ Managing Partner said, “We are delighted to be appointed to both the Local Buy and Longreach Regional Council panels. MBA Lawyers has a long history of working with local and regional councils since the 1980s.

“MBA Lawyers has been at the forefront of innovative and client-centric legal practice since 1970. Our use of technology enables us to deliver results for our clients, whether it is face to face or working remotely.”

“Our passionate team is dedicated to strengthening our client and community relationships across regional Queensland. For example, last month our Senior Associate, Sewar Mitanis, hosted a complimentary face-to-face legal seminar in regional Queensland which was attended by representatives from seven local councils in South Western Queensland.”

MBA Lawyers was selected on the basis of a response that highlighted its track record of work with local governments; its ability to supply a broad range of legal services; its strong network of contacts; its proven and efficient processes, and its skilled team of legal professionals.