Legal support for charities

Charity Solicitors

Acting for over 70 charities, our charity solicitors in Derby, Leicester and Nottingham have specialist and in-depth experience in advising and acting for a broad range of charitable organisations.

Our team, which is ranked in tier one by the independently researched directory, The Legal 500, adopt an advisory role to Trustees and senior managers in their strategic planning of the organisation and aim to provide a practical, pragmatic and seamless service.

How our team of solicitors can assist your charity

Our team provide expert advice on:

  • The formation of new charitable organisations and change of existing organisations to the new form of charitable incorporation
  • Constitutional and governance affairs
  • Trustee dealt with disciplinary and grievance procedures
  • Funding and commercial arrangements
  • Property matters
  • Restructuring, mergers and acquisitions
  • Dispute resolution including legacy disputes
  • The setting up and administration of charitable trusts
  • Legal services and day to day management for Almshouses

Our expert team is overseen by Partner, Kevin Modiri, who is supported by solicitors and independent financial advisers who specialise in a variety of related charity legal services, including:

We can also provide Notary Public services to charities through Martin Jinks, Partner, who is regulated by The Faculty Office of the Archbishop of Canterbury.

Contact us via our online enquiry form or call 0800 024 1976 to speak to a member of our specialist team of solicitors and independent financial advisers to find out more about our services.

  • "The team is well briefed, competent, polite and efficient at all times."

    Client Feedback
  • "Nelsons Solicitors Limited’s ‘very efficient' group 'operates with knowledge and understanding’ of a broad range of charities. It demonstrates strength in employment, property, IT, trusts, financial, corporate and education matters."

    Legal 500

Find out how Nelsons can help you. Contact our friendly team for a guaranteed fast response.

For advice and support 0800 024 1976