Legal Services for Not For Profits
Good Governance, Great Mission
We have an expert, dedicated Not for Profit legal team. But that’s not all.
From the top down, our staff have a history of service to Not for Profits. We serve not only as professional advisors, but as volunteers, members, supporters and board members. It’s part of our culture – so we understand.
It’s why we try to keep costs down, and focus on practical outcomes.
Whether you are a charity, community group, sporting club, industry or professional association, school, social enterprise, charitable foundation or other Not for Profit, we would love to help.
Our Not for Profit team can offer expert advice, based on experience, in the following specific areas:
- Not for Profit tax concessions
- Membership issues
- Board / Committee of Management duties and other governance matters
- Structuring (including re-structuring)
- Child safe practices and procedures
- ACNC requirements
- Drafting constitutions, trust deeds and other constituent documents
Our Not for Profit team also works with other teams to deliver expert advice in:
- Employment law and volunteer issues
- Discrimination law issues
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Abuse claims
Not For Profit Team
Not for Profit Topics
By Chris Morey Most educators go into education because they want to help shape and teach the young minds of the future, not because they want to be bogged down in legal or administrative issues or in paperwork. But, especially for private schools, the paperwork, and especially that all important initial enrolment documentation, is critical.…Read More
By Adam Foster Further to our lead article for this edition of Directions on good governance in the Not-for-profit sector; the recent 7-Eleven scandal is an example of how damaging employee-entitlement errors can be for an employer. Thus making now a good time for employer organisations to take stock and ensure your organisation has covered…Read More