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Finance & Complex Legal Services

Contract ID: RM3787

Start Date: 24/08/2017

End Date: 23/08/2019


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


Full description: This is a single product agreement providing legal advice on corporate finance to government departments, executive agencies and arm’s length bodies for high-value, high-profile and complex projects. All suppliers commit to provide all the listed mandatory corporate finance services. Suppliers can also offer some optional specialisms, specifically international in scope.

You can purchase services under this agreement by direct award or further competition. The agreement replaces some elements of RM919.




  • One panel with reduced number of suppliers makes the call-off process easier
  • Provides external legal services at competitive cost while improving quality
  • Competitive rates across practitioner grades

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Read the customer guidance and information on the services offered in the documents section below.

Read the supplier prospectuses and the ordering procedure which can be found at schedule 5, an addendum of the framework agreement.

You can purchase services under this agreement by direct award or further competition. For further competitions use CCS’s eSourcing suite, which contains competition templates. Read the eSourcing tool guidance for help with registration and navigation.

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- Savings can maximised on this panel agreement by way of further competition.

- Alternative pricing model from RM919, through hourly, daily and monthly rates.

- Alternative fee arrangements have been introduced.

- Numerous value added services have been secured as part of the agreement, details of which can be provided. 

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The agreement was produced to improve and replace the previous legal services framework RM919.

The agreement was developed with key stakeholder Government Legal Department. Market engagement also took place with suppliers, from which feedback was gathered.

CCS is the contracting authority and as such it will manage the Panel Agreement. However, Government Legal Department will also employ a Strategic Relationship Manger for the Panel Agreement.

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Lot details

Lot Number Lot Name Lot Category Number of Suppliers Contract Expiry
1 Finance & Complex Legal Services Professional Services 9 - click here to view suppliers 23/08/2019

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Framework Manager Contact Details

Mark Jones

0345 410 2222

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