The Charity Global Guide gives a high level overview of the global charity law sector. The Country Q&As provide a structured overview of the key practical issues concerning charity law in key jurisdictions around the world, including the legal framework, principal sources of law, forms of organisation used for charitable purposes and the formalities to set these up, main regulatory authorities, management, accounting/financial reporting requirements, tax and overseas charities.
Anne-Marie is Head of the Charities and Community Group at Farrer & Co. She acts for sponsors of new charities, directors, trustees and officers of existing charities and other not-for-profit bodies and individuals and companies wishing to make charitable gifts or do business with charities. She is particularly well known for her handling of difficult regulatory cases; the regulation of fundraising and complex mergers, reorganisations and administrations.
Founder, former secretary and former Chairman of the Charity Law Association, Anne-Marie also lectures and writes regularly on charity law subjects.
|Country Q&A||Contributing firm|
|Belgium||Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick|
|Brazil||Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga|
|Canada||Miller Thomson LLP|
|Germany||P+P Pöllath + Partners|
|Gibraltar||Hassans International Law Firm|
|Israel||Herzog, Fox & Neeman|
|Italy||Facchini Rossi & Soci|
|Luxembourg||Arendt & Medernach SA|
|Mexico||Basham, Ringe & Correa S.C|
|The Netherlands||Russell Advocaten|
|Singapore||Braddell Brothers LLP|
|South Africa||Werksmans Attorneys|
|Sweden||Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå|
|Switzerland||Lenz & Staehelin|
|UK (England and Wales)||Farrer & Co|
|UK (Northern Ireland)||Edwards & Co. Solicitors|
|UK (Scotland)||Turcan Connell|
|United States (California)||Adler & Colvin|
|United States (New York)||Law Offices of Suzanne M. Reisman|
United Kingdom, Farrer & Co LLP
Sweden, Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå
United States, Adler & Colvin
Robert B Hayhoe
Canada, Miller Thomson LLP
Peter Montegriffo QC
Gibraltar, Hassans International Law Firm
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