Bill  McAvoy, General Counsel and Deputy State Purchasing Agent
Maribeth Ladd, Deputy General Counsel
Jacquiline Brown, Director of Special Education Pricing
Tom Hall, Legal Counsel
Dmitriy Nikolayev, Legal/Policy Analyst

The Operational Services Division’s Legal, Policy and Compliance Office (LPC) oversees all legal and policy issues within OSD, including interpreting and ensuring compliance with OSD Statutory Authority, Regulations and Executive Orders and OSD policies, including OSD’s Procurement Information Center policies, Human and Social Service Policies, OSD Forms and other OSD Policies.  LPC is also responsible for managing OSD’s website, OSD Public Records Requests (for OSD records only), the Non-Profit Purchasing Programs , OSD press requests, legislative inquiries and issues related to integrity and compliance, including oversight of OSD’s Vendor Debarment List.  In addition, LPC includes the Special Education Pricing Unit , which sets the tuition prices for approved private special education programs for purchase by Commonwealth cities, towns and departments.

LPC also provides legal support to all OSD personnel, offices and functions, including: