My role

I advise staff and board members of charities, social enterprises and other not-for-profit organisations on the creation of such organisations, their dissolution and most of the issues they encounter during their lifespan

This includes advising on the restructuring and re-organisation of charities including merger and the development of complex collaboration arrangements.

My experience

I have been active in the charity sector for over 15 years.

I am ranked as a “notable practitioner” by Chambers 2015 for Charities work. Peers say I am “proactive and gets the job done,” offering clients “well-rounded advice.”

I regularly write on changes in the law relevant to charities, and recently contributed to The Guardian’s Voluntary Sector Network debate on Charitable Incorporated Organisations (CIOs).

My specialisms

  • Complex governance advice to charities
  • Advising on ‘charity proceedings’ - disputes relating to the internal administration of charities
  • Charity mergers and restructuring
  • Support to federated charities, sport and leisure charities and professional institutes

My latest articles

Clean air, every day
Clean air, every day

We were delighted to support Colmore BID’s efforts to promote National Clean Air Day last week.

Cycling and the circular economy
Cycling and the circular economy

On 11 May we were delighted to host a seminar with cyclo-cross champion and entrepreneur Isla Rowntree and Andrew Ritchie the founder and designer...

A regional hub for charity law
A regional hub for charity law

On 28 November 2016, Anthony Collins Solicitors hosted a meeting of the Charity Law Association (CLA).

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