Our charity solicitors give practical advice on the full spectrum of charity and commercial law - from drafting commercial contracts, to advising on grants, to handling the most complex, high profile and sensitive cases.
But we do a lot more than advise on the usual issues. We offer extensive support to boards looking to improve their governance or make tough decisions. We can help you with difficult questions around regulation and compliance.
When it comes to collaborative working and mergers, our charity lawyers understand the process, legal issues and potential obstacles to consider.
Whatever your need, we've helped countless charities in similar situations before. Get in touch to find out how we can help you.
Training and development for charity trustees – helping you to navigate board governance
Tailored training to suit your charity’s particular requirements. Make your trustees feel confident in their duties and responsibilities and know what good governance looks like in practice.
The team combines flawless technical knowledge of charity law with superb interpersonal relationships. The lawyers are the lead experts who also understand the power and importance of knowing their clients and their needs intimately'
Bates Wells has a truly stellar reputation and happily is able to live up to this. The name is constantly mentioned when discussing leading practitioners in the space, and the individuals making up the team are all recognised in their own right for the work they do and the advice they give