Claire is an Associate on our Charity and Not-for-Profit Team. Claire works with a range of charities and not-for profits including religious organisations, educational institutions, healthcare institutions and public bodies.
Claire advises clients on a range of issues which arise during the life cycle of charities and not-for-profits, including incorporating and registering as a charity; the statutory and governance obligations of charities and their trustees under the Charities Act 2009, Companies Act 2014 and the Charities Governance Code; and options in relation to restructuring and winding down. Claire has personal, practical experience of charity governance, having previously held several governance and oversight related roles for Irish and international charities. Claire is also qualified as a solicitor in England & Wales.