Burness Paull LLP
Burness Paull are widely acknowledged as one of Scotland’s top charity law specialists – with a reputation for focused and efficient legal support, attuned to the latest developments in charity law and governance. We have been at the forefront of virtually every new development in legal models that has emerged, right across the third sector. This includes models for joint ventures, new approaches to mergers and consortium working, partnering arrangements, community share issues, and new legal entities (CICs, LLPs, SCIOs and charitable BenComs). And, of course, supporting social enterprises and other third sector organisations in taking up new and expanding opportunities – in delivery of public services, community right-to-buy, community asset transfers, and community renewables. We are passionate about the third sector and its huge potential. And we are committed to providing the sector with the highest quality of legal support – delivered in a way that reflects and reinforces the special ethos and values of the sector. Our Third Sector team is ranked Band 1 in Charities work, by both Legal 500 and Chambers UK – the two leading independent legal directories.
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