The Law Commission published its report on Technical Issues in Charity Law in September 2017 following a public consultation.
We are delighted to announce that our private wealth law department has maintained its Band 2 position in the Birmingham and surrounds area in the latest edition of Chambers and Partners High Net Worth.
Quotes from our rankings comment: “There’s a vein of integrity that runs through the firm that makes you very comfortable with them.”
A market commentator reports: “They have a strong following and they're delightful to work with.”
Notable practitioners include Donna Holmes and Lisa Whitehouse, who are both recognised for their strength and expertise in Court of Protection and estates/trusts. Donna, who is ranked as a Band 2 lawyer, is praised for "leading the Birmingham market for Court of Protection work." Similarly, Lisa (ranked as an Associate to watch) has been described as “studious with unerring client focus”.
We are thrilled to have been recognised for our strengths in private wealth law and continue to service our clients with the ultimate aim of improving lives, communities and society.
Changing charitable purposes and amending governing documents.
Charity registration financial thresholds.
One of the stated aims of the Green Paper is “to deliver the best commercial outcomes with the least burden on the public sector".
The proposals concerning dynamic purchasing systems (DPS) and framework agreements are the most disappointing aspect of the Green Paper.
Family team partner, Elizabeth Wyatt, is delighted to congratulate Kadie Bennett for attaining Resolution Specialist Accreditation in both children law - private and complex financial remedy matters.
On 11 February 2021, the Pension Schemes Act 2021 was given royal assent, setting out a framework for several major changes that will certainly be of interest to employers and pension funds alike.
Matthew Wort, partner, speaks on today’s Supreme Court judgment for sleep-in shifts.
The Supreme Court has today (19 March 2021) handed down judgment in the cases of Royal Mencap Society v Tomlinson-Blake and Shannon v Rampersad (t/a Clifton House Residential Home).
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