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Interim Senior Charities Solicitor

Chadwick Nott - South West and South Wales
England, Berkshire
£50 - £100 per hour
Closing date
4 Jun 2024

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Vacancy Type
Experience Level
Senior Level
Full Time
Practice Areas
4-6 Years, 7+ Years

Job Details

Interim Senior Charities Solicitor

£50 - £100 per hour

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Interim Senior Charities Lawyer to join one of the UK's leading full-service law firms in Berkshire.

Our client is looking for a Charities Lawyer (circa 10 PQE) to join them from the end of May to provide recruitment gap cover for a minimum 3 months.

The firm's charity lawyers are nationally recognised and provide expert advice to over 500 charities and acts for some of the largest, household charities, not-for-profit and social enterprise organisations in England and Wales.

The successful candidate will have worked at Partner or Legal Director Level and will have a proven track record in the not-for-profit field. You will have a wealth of experience in acting for charities, schools, and other not-for-profit organisations. You will be technically competent with excellent interpersonal and client development skills and will supervise junior members of the charities team.

You will be familiar with providing advice relating to:

Trading company start up and set up matters, structuring charities and incorporating charities or social enterprises.Deal with reorganisations and providing commercial and legal advice to trusts companies, associations, Charitable Incorporated Organisations, Community Benefit Societies. Have previous experience of handling Charity Commission, member, and trustee issues and of trading and income generation matters. Advising schools and on academy conversions and structures.

This is a hybrid working role and you will be required to attend the office at least 2-3 days per week. Full Time hours are preferred although consideration will be given to those seeking a part-time role.

The role is paying a competitive hourly rate and is Inside IR35.

For more details regarding this role or to apply for this role please contact Bianca Gibbs at Chadwick Nott's Bristol Office.

(t) 01179 171 860

(m) 07769241524


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*Where a level of experience is indicated, this is a guideline only and represents the amount of time we would usually expect a candidate to accumulate the requisite level of experience. This does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Our business is about you. Helping you find the right job. We’ve been in the recruitment industry for 20 years, so we’re confident we can make a real difference to your career prospects. Over half of our business is repeat or recommended business – candidates returning for their next career move or recommending their colleagues to us. We like it like that.

But that’s not enough. We want to improve our legal recruitment service every day, every week, and every year, to ensure your success.

Our depth and breadth of experience means we already know the legal recruitment market inside out. And our industry-leading training programme fully prepares candidates for what lies ahead in a law career. So, as a lawyer, you can trust us when you need to take the next step.

We see things from your perspective. Nearly all our staff have legal training, and many have actually practised as solicitors. Which means you benefit from their in-depth knowledge of local markets, and specialist legal recruitment advice from consultants with first-hand, relevant experience.

Of course we take your career extremely seriously. We’ve worked long and hard to build trust and rapport with our clients and candidates, and all our dealings are treated with utmost confidence. We have a reputation for being proactive and well connected in the legal profession, and we’re always determined to achieve the best possible outcome for you.

For more information about how we can assist you please visit or call us in confidence on 0800 0121 848

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0117 925 9962
2nd Floor
25 King Street

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