I specialise in advising charities and social enterprises on a range of governance, commercial and regulatory matters.

  • Preparing suites of template agreements for fundraising, partnerships, services and grants
  • Supporting a large international membership organisation through controversial changes to its articles of association
  • Advising a large charity on its separation from a Government body
  • Advising students' unions on incorporation, constitutional matters and Education Act 1994 compliance
  • Advising interim managers appointed by the Charity Commission in relation to governance matters
  • Supporting a household name charity to comply with the Gambling Act in respect of its lotteries
  • Supporting a large household name charity with various contracts for a high-profile fundraising event
  • Data protection audit for a charity that deals with lots of sensitive personal data relating to children
  • Advising on the demerger of a project from a London-based university into a CIC
  • Setting up a corporate foundation for a household name footwear retailer
  • Advising on the options for structuring the relationship between a charity and local groups supporting the charity
  • Advising two charities on issues arising from a failure to properly file changes to their articles of association
  • Preparing user-friendly short form agreements for charities to enter into with content contributors
  • Supporting charities with suites of policies and procedures