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Legal Services

The framework agreement has been extended by a maximum of 11 months, until 31 May 2012. Customers can therefore continue to place orders for the duration of the extension. Any orders placed during the period of the extension must be completed within 6 months of the framework end date. For further information please contact Customer Service Desk on 0345 410 2222.

This service provides UK public sector organisations and registered charities with the means to procure a wide range of non-contentious legal services on matters of, predominately, English law. 

Suppliers range from large firms to niche practices providing specialist services. The service offers great flexibility so customers can easily find a supplier able to meet their individual requirements.

Please find Customer Guidance Notes for the Legal Services framework agreement

AdobePDF.gif Legal Services Guidance Notes (2 MB)

Who would buy the service?

UK public sector organisations including central government departments and their agencies, NHS bodies, local authorities, police and emergency services, educational establishments and registered charities.

Key benefits of using the service

  • Increased efficiency of procurement
  • Competitive tariffs
  • Quality of service provision
  • Opportunities for collaboration
  • Common terms and conditions
  • Encouraging best practice
  • Improved management information
  • Additional contract management activity

How to use the service

  • You will need to be registered and logged on to the website to access all the information available
  • Use the left hand menu options or the images at the bottom of the page, to view more detail of the groups of services available