EOI Legal Consultancy Services
Pakistan Railways has prime land holdings located at the hearts of major
cities of the country . As part of an effort to financially leverage these
dormant assets, and also to upgrade our passenger/employee related facilities in
conjunction with it, we intend to develop Real Estate projects under Joint
Venture arrangements with national and international Real Estate developers on
the basis of equity participation.
In order to create appropriate legal frameworks & structures for Joint
Ventures, Pakistan Railways invites Expression of interest (EOI) for Legal
Consultancy Services from renowned Corporate Law Firms having solid experience
in managing such transactions. Broad Terms of Reference are given below.
Advise on Real Estate development strategy options and possible JV
partnership structures, while keeping in view the regulatory and financial
environment of Pakistan.
Develop general/standard legal agreements templates for various JV
structure options in coordination with the financial advisors, to safeguard
Railway interests and mitigate the risk factors.
Assist in the development of bid documentation and drafting the "Request
for Proposals" for such projects.
Assist in the finalization of project agreements and their terms and
conditions with the development partner.
The interested Corporate Law Firms/Consortia are required to submit the
following information along with EOI.
Detailed Profile of the firm/ consortium identifying to service offerings,
office locations/strength in Pakistan and especially in Islamabad, number of
Professional staff, international affiliations, access to resource pools,
accreditation of relevant institutions etc.
List and details of comparable projects completed and /or in progress
together with specific experience in Pakistan real estate sector and the scope
of work being handled by the firm/consortium.
CVs of the senior team members.
A representation that the
firm/consortium meets the eligibility criteria and has the requisite expertise
and resources to perform the above-mentioned services.
The EOI together with the above identified
information must be submitted to the following office within 15-days of
the publication of this advertisements.
RIZWAN AHMAD BHATTI
Marketing & Non-rail Business
Ministry of Railways
House 14, Street 60, F-6/3 Islamabad
Ph: 92-51-9213053-4, Fax: 92-51-2276511
Contact : +92-51-9213053-4