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Solicitors' practice areas


Charities lawyers advising the not-for-profit and social enterprise sector cover a vast area of legal ground from wills and trusts to commercial and real estate law. Some lawyers specialise in litigation over disputed legacies; others focus on the creation and governance of registered charities and industrial and provident societies. Certain sectors play a significant role in the charities sector, among them housing, education and a variety of care services.