Sector

Charity Law Solicitors

We are still available and booking appointments over telephone and video conference

Our team specialises in non-contentious matters and has experience of working with schools, academies, colleges and other organisations across a range of commercial, corporate and constitutional matters.

Our experience involves drafting, advising on and negotiating contracts; identifying, protecting
and exploiting intellectual property; and advising on charity law and governance.

Recent Experience Includes:

  • Advising on constitutional documents (including amendments);
  • Charity Law advice including trustee conflicts;
  • Preparing, negotiating and advising on contracts for outsourced services including catering and cleaning;
  • Advising on purchasing contracts from existing service providers and the mechanisms for doing so;
  • Production of contracts for services to end users;
  • Advising on the intellectual property implications of specific third party contracts;
  • Creation of a consortium purchasing arrangement between schools;
  • Creation and organisation of breakfast club and after school club entities;
  • Intra-group contracts;
  • Co-operative and shared resources arrangements with local authorities;
  • Advising on construction contracts and required ancillary documentation including deeds of novation, professional appointment deeds, collateral warranties and performance bonds.

Data Protection & IP

  • Implications of data protection legislation and adoption of appropriate policies and procedures and dealing with data protection, freedom of information and other information requests;
  • Assisting with responses to information access requests and data breaches;
  • Intellectual property licensing and development agreements;
  • Advice in relation to GDPR; and
  • Data protection advice on a project for provision of software applications to schools using aggregated SIMS data;
  • Data Protection Officer Support services;
  • Outsourced Data Protection Officer services.

For further information please contact the Head of our Education Group - Jonathan Holden

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Monday to Friday:
09:00 to 17:00

Saturday and Sunday:
Closed

Our dedicated Education team

Jonathan Holden

Jonathan Holden

Partner & Head of Employment & Education

Employment & HR

PinPreston

Call01772 220396 / 07976 278888

Ruth Rule-Mullen

Ruth Rule-Mullen

Partner and Head of Public Sector Employment

Employment & HR

PinPreston

Call01772 220195

Bethany Paliga

Bethany Paliga

Solicitor

Governance, Procurement & Information

PinLancashire

Call01254 222347

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Call0800 689 0831

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Contacting Us

Monday to Friday: 09:00 to 17:00
Saturday and Sunday: Closed