Neasa Coen

Associate Director, Private Client & Charities

Neasa specialises in charity law and advises charity clients (whether trustees of charitable companies, charitable trusts or unincorporated associations) on all issues relating to charity law, including formation, registration, governance, taxation, fundraising, investments and mergers.  She has considerable experience of dealing with the Charity Commission, in particular in relation to orders and schemes. 

Track Record

Neasa recently advised:

  • on the negotiation and settlement of a claim for breach of trust against a former charity trustee;
  • both charities and corporates on charity trading and fundraising arrangements to include the regulatory requirements for commercial participators and professional fundraisers;
  • on governance arrangements and conflicts of interest for charities established by commercial bodies;
  • on complex disposals of charity land as part of wider property transactions requiring Charity Commission involvement.

She is a member of the tax committee of the Charity Law Association, Charity Tax Group and Philanthropy Impact.  She speaks frequently at charity conferences and publishes regularly.

 

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  • Neasa Coen
  • Associate Director, Private Client & Charities

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