Turcan Connell

Turcan Connell's renowned charity law team are leading the development of charity law in Scotland. From national institutions to small foundations, they give advice that is tailored to clients' needs.


Turcan Connell's charity lawyers have extensive experience in the not-for-profit sector and provide specialist advice on a range of areas including the creation and merger of charities, variation of purposes, trustees' powers and duties, employment, and relationships with regulatory bodies such as HM Revenue & Customs, the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator, Companies House and other arms of Government.

Our service to charities includes accounting and administration, in itself an increasingly specialised area, through our Turcan Connell Charity Office. In partnership with ACOSVO Turcan Connell produced a Governance Health Check for Chairs. See below for further details.

Clients include charities of all types and of all sizes, including major national bodies, heritage and arts charities, grant-giving trusts, fundraising bodies, endowment funds, private foundations and cross-border charities with operations in Scotland.

For more information please contact charities@turcanconnell.com  


Turcan Connell are also offering ACOSVO members a free initial consultation, either by telephone or a meeting, to discuss any legal matters. See here for further details. 









Governance Health Check for Chairs pdf