Advice to potential benefactors or trustees wishing to establish a charity regarding; the appropriate structure to choose, selection and appointment of trustees, officers (and employees), the charitable purposes and eligibility for charitable status. Thereafter, drafting the constitution, submitting the application and dealing with further enquiries. We can act as ongoing legal advisers or clerk to the trustees.

We can advise existing trustees about limiting their personal liability, how the charity can buy, lease or sell land or property, how to operate a trading business, how to collaborate or merge with other charities or, if necessary, how to close or wind down their charity.

Need more information?

Call 0844 871 2926

Charity are available at the following Star Legal branch(es):

01873 736 536