The Co-operative Legal Services

We are dedicated to widening and easing public access to legal provision. Our experts provide a trusted source of legal advice over the phone, offering straightforward services at reasonable prices. Services cover will writing, Family Law, managing probate and estate administration, moving home, legal assistance with personal injury claims (such as car accident claims, accidents at work, medical negligence claims or industrial disease claims), and employment claims.

Free legal advice is provided with these services without obligation and in complete confidence.


We’re based in Bristol, London and Manchester

Contact us

Key people:

Matt Howells (Managing Director of CLS)

Employees: Over 350
Customer enquiries

For free initial legal advice, call us on:

0844 728 0163

Or speak to one of our specialised teams on:

Conveyancing: 0844 728 0151
Family and Relationships: 0844 728 0435 
Making a Will:   0844 728 0140
Probate:  0844 728 0145
Personal Injury: 0844 728 0150
Employment Law: 0844 728 0152

Lines are open 8am-8pm, Monday-Friday and 9am-1pm Saturdays.

Calls may be monitored for quality standard purposes.

Media enquiries

For general media enquiries please call 0161 767 4294 or contact a member of the PR team


Social media sites

Facebook: /TheCooperativeLegalServices

Key facts

  • We help over 200,000 customers each year who require legal assistance in times of need or distress

Key achievements / awards

  • September 2011 - Legal services has been externally recognised as being pioneering the legal services market – Winner of the Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Award