The framework has been specifically developed for wider public sector (WPS) organisations following extensive stakeholder engagement.

It provides you with simple, compliant access to a wide range of legal services including regional service provision, full-service firms, property and construction, and transport rail.

Access 73 firms, including 22 SMEs (which has helped drive prices down), that can provide advice across all legal jurisdictions in the UK.



We host regular webinars to support public sector customers interested in using the frameworks.

If you have a particular requirement or topic you would like us to cover please let us know – we may be able to run a webinar specifically for your organisation.

CCS legal services

The range of benefits we can offer you

  • A comprehensive list of legal services including specialist lots covering property, construction and transport rail
  • Full legal jurisdictional coverage over England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland
  • SME friendly with access to regional suppliers
  • Flexible call off terms available using both direct award, and further competition




  • Highly competitive hourly and daily rates with options for fixed fees and/or alternative fee arrangements for direct awards and further competitions
  • Streamlined and simplified supplier selection through to contract award using a bespoke digitally enabled award support tool (coming soon – an interim solution is currently in place)
  • Value added benefits are available including two hours free legal advice
  • Simplified tender documents templates and standard panel terms and conditions agreed by all panel suppliers.

We can help you with...

Wider Public Sector Legal Services

This panel has been established to provide a simple and compliant route to market for a range of legal services requirements primarily to the wider public sector.

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Award Support Tool

The panel has a bespoke award support tool to help you select a shortlist of suppliers who are able to provide the services you need within a given geographical location.

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Awarding suppliers

Further competition

You can drive down suppliers’ fees by running a further competition. This is a great way to secure the best value for your organisation.

If you’re not a procurement professional and would like to learn more about the steps you need to take, have a look at our quick 7 step guide to running a further competition.

Direct award

Direct award is available through the framework, which could provide a quick and simple solution. Please refer to the customer guidance for more information.

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Mark Jones – Category Lead, Legal Services

If you’d like to hear more about our legal services solution, then feel free to get in touch with us.

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