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File #: 20643    Version: 0 Name: Addendum Legal Services Evans & Dixon
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/8/2021 In control: Finance and Audit Committee
On agenda: 4/12/2021 Final action: 4/19/2021
Title: A RESOLUTION authorizing the County Counselor to execute an Addendum to the Legal Services Agreement with Evans & Dixon, LLC, of Kansas City, MO, at an actual cost to the County not to exceed $2,000.00, for services to be performed through December 31, 2021.
Sponsors: Dan Tarwater III
Indexes: ADDENDUM, LEGAL SERVICES AGREEMENT
Attachments: 1. 20643bu.pdf, 2. 20643 Unsigned Legal Services Agreement.pdf, 3. 20643adopt.pdf, 4. 20643 5th Addendum Evans & Dixon LLC.pdf
Related files: 20605
IN THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE OF JACKSON COUNTY, MISSOURI

Title
A RESOLUTION authorizing the County Counselor to execute an Addendum to the Legal Services Agreement with Evans & Dixon, LLC, of Kansas City, MO, at an actual cost to the County not to exceed $2,000.00, for services to be performed through December 31, 2021.


Intro
RESOLUTION NO. 20643, April 12, 2021

INTRODUCED BY Dan Tarwater III, County Legislator

Body
WHEREAS, on April 18, 2018, the County Counselor executed a Legal Services Agreement with the law firm of Evans & Dixon, LLC, of Kansas City, MO, to provide specialized legal services in connection with the defense of a pending workers compensation claim at a maximum cost to the County not to exceed $6,000.00; and,

WHEREAS, subsequent addenda authorized by the Legislature have increased the maximum compensation payable to the firm to the amount of $7,000.00 and extended the time for performance until December 31, 2021; and,

WHEREAS, the County Counselor recommends that he be authorized to execute an Addendum to the Legal Services Agreement to provide for additional compensation to be payable to the firm in the amount of $2,000.00; now therefore,

BE IT RESOLVED by the County Legislature of Jackson County, Missouri, that the County Counselor be and hereby is authorized to execute the attached Addendum to the Legal Services Agreement with Evans & Dixon, LLC, of Kansas City, MO, for a term ending December 31, 2021, at an actual cost to the County not to exceed $2,000.00; and,

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Director of the Department of Finance and Purchasing be and hereby is authorized to make all payments, including final payment, on the Addendum.


Enacted and Approved
Effective Date: This Resolution shall be effective immediately upon its passage by a majority of the Legislature.


APPROVED AS TO FORM:


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Chief Deputy County Counselor County Counselor


Certificate of Passage
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