Purchasing Law Basics for Cities

Purchasing law is a complex area, and the purpose of this paper is to provide an introduction to the obligations of cities in procuring goods and services.



Denise V. Cheney, Esq.

Denise V. Cheney, Esq.

Bickerstaff Heath Delgado Acosta LLP

  • Partner with Bickerstaff Heath Delgado Acosta LLP
  • Principal areas of practice are public purchasing, real estate, planning and development and construction law matters, with an emphasis on the representation of cities, counties and other local governments
  • Achieved the highest rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
  • Frequent speaker on purchasing and construction topics, and has written a number of papers on Public Procurement and Construction Law
  • Board Certified in Residential and Commercial Real Estate Law and is a Fellow of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers
  • J.D. degree, with honors, University of Texas; B.A. degree, with highest honors, University of Texas
  • Can be contacted at 512-472-8021 or [email protected]

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