Our charity experts advise charities and other not-for-profit organisations on all aspects of constitutional, regulatory, governance and operational matters. Our Charity Team can assist, from initial charity set up and incorporation, right through to the day-to-day running of the charity.
Our diverse expertise includes:
- Creation and setting up and restructuring of charitable organisations, including registration at The Charity Commission where relevant.
- Advice on all aspects of charity law including trustee duties and powers.
- Property management including disposals of charity assets, new charity acquisitions and lease renewals.
- Employment matters including volunteers.
- Disputes and other Litigation matters.
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What services do solicitors for charities and other not-for-profit organisations offer?
Solicitors for charities and other not-for-profit organisations typically offer services such as advising on legal requirements for setting up and registering a charity or not-for-profit organisation, providing advice on compliance with legal and regulatory requirements, and representing the organisation in legal proceedings.
How much does it cost to use a solicitor for a charity or not-for-profit organisation?
The cost of using a solicitor for a charity or not-for-profit organisation can vary depending on the complexity of the case and the specific services required. It is best to get a quote from the solicitor before proceeding.
How long does it take to set up a charity or not-for-profit organisation with the help of a solicitor?
The time it takes to set up a charity or not-for-profit organisation with the help of a solicitor can vary depending on the specific circumstances, but it typically takes several weeks to several months.
Is it necessary to use a solicitor for setting up a charity or not-for-profit organisation?
While it is not strictly necessary to use a solicitor for setting up a charity or not-for-profit organisation, it can be beneficial to have legal expertise to ensure that all the necessary steps are taken and that the organisation is compliant with legal and regulatory requirements.
Can a solicitor for charities and other not-for-profit organisations help with drafting a constitution?
Yes, solicitors for charities and other not-for-profit organisations can help with drafting a constitution. They can provide advice on the legal requirements for the constitution and help ensure that it is compliant with legal and regulatory requirements.
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Established in 1983, the firm has steadily expanded over the past 35 years, offering an extensive range of legal services to both personal and commercial clients. The team of highly experienced and skilled solicitors specialises in various fields and is dedicated to providing an outstanding level of service to achieve positive outcomes for their clients. The firm’s cutting-edge technology and efficient systems, together with its support and managerial staff, ensure maximum efficiency, accuracy, and cost-effectiveness.