The State of Arizona on behalf of the Independent Redistricting Commission(IRC) has issued a solicitation (IRC001 entitled: Outside Legal Counsel for Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission) that seeks proposals from prospective qualified independent counsel with experience in elections and voting rights laws as it pertains to redistricting matters.
The IRC was created as a result of a constitutional amendment approved by the voters in the 2000 general election. The amendment provides that the IRC may hire staff and consultants, including legal representation, to perform its duties. Const., Art. IV, Part 2, §1(19). The solicitation document with more details about the current opportunities to serve the IRC and the State of Arizona can be found here:
Additionally, the IRC is also seeking a redistricting mapping consultant to provide the services necessary for the redistricting process. The solicitation BPM003298 - IRC Mapping Consultant Services can be found at https://app.az.gov/page.aspx/en/bpm/process_manage_extranet/4994