Expert professional advice - for the times when you need it

Our comprehensive and highly competitive professional services frameworks have been designed to meet the wide ranging needs of our customers, from government departments and arm’s length bodies, local councils and NHS trusts, to charities, universities and housing associations.

Our trusted commercial team will help you cost-effectively and efficiently access everything you need.

Our management consultancy agreements

Government guidance on how to commission and engage with consultants effectively is available in the Consultancy Playbook.

Management Consultancy Framework (MCF3)

Advice on business, strategy and policy, finance, HR, procurement, health/social care and community, infrastructure and environment.

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Audit and Assurance Services (A&AS)

Audit and assurance services including internal and external audit, counter fraud and investigation.

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“Even for the most experienced procurement professional, the professional services landscape can be complex and confusing. That’s where my colleagues and I come in. We’re here to empower you to find the right solution to meet the unique needs of your organisation.”
David Pyle
Commercial Agreement Lead

Our legal services agreements

Legal advice for central government customers

General Legal Advice Services

Legal advice for central government customers, covering 23 most commonly required areas of law, including major projects including litigation and advisory services.

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Finance and Complex Legal Services

Legal advice on complex corporate finance matters for high-value, high-profile projects. For government departments, executive agencies and arm’s length bodies.

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Rail Legal Services

Rail-specific legal advice only for the Department for Transport, covering rail franchising.

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Trade Law Panel

Developed in partnership with the Department for International Trade, this panel gives you access to specialist legal advice and support for international trade law, disputes and negotiations.

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Legal advice for wider public sector customers

Wider Public Sector Legal Services

A simple route to market for for public and third sector customers. The wider range of legal services includes specialist lots for property, construction and rail

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Other legal services agreements

Costs Lawyer Services

A simple and compliant costs law services covering routine and complex costs litigation work for the receiving party and/or paying party in England and Wales.

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eDisclosure Services

Choose an end-to-end service up to and including top-secret or component parts of the disclosure service if you prefer.

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Our corporate finance agreement

Corporate Finance Services Two (CFS2)

Specialist advice and execution in corporate finance, including mergers and acquisitions, debt capital markets and financial portfolios.

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“Just like any other organisation, those in the public sector sometimes need legal support and want easy access to effective and value for money options. Read our whitepaper for advice on developing mutually beneficial fee models.”
Mark Jones
Commercial Agreement Manager, Legal Services

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Whitepapers (1 )

  1. Legal services - 4 steps to a successful fee structure

    The private sector is moving away from hourly rates and creating a range of mutually beneficial fee models. This whitepaper explores how such fee structures can be adopted in the public sector.

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    Commercial agreements: digital brochure

    Download our updated digital brochure for the latest information on our agreements and how we can help you add power to your procurement.

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