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Leeds: 0113 244 6100

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Property law specialists for the charity, social economy and ecclesiastical sectors

Wrigleys has a team of experienced property solicitors dedicated to serving charities, the social economy and ecclesiastical organisations.

The firm has been recognised and recommended in Chambers and Partners and Legal 500 for our particular expertise in charity property, and can offer clear, tailored, expert advice based on many years’ experience.

Expert advice for charities and other not-for-profit organisations

We understand charities and their governance, and aim to use this knowledge to help each client achieve its own particular objectives.

The team cover all aspects of property work including:

  • Acquisitions and disposals;
  • Funding agreements and mortgages;
  • Leases;
  • Development work including options and overage;
  • Community asset transfers;
  • Permanent endowment; and
  • Ecclesiastical property.

Examples of our work include:

  • A tripartite agreement relating to the development of agricultural land for an Oxbridge College.
  • The acquisition from the local authority and funded refurbishment of community buildings.
  • The property work related to the conversion of scores of schools to academy status.
  • The leasing, refurbishment and development of a major heritage site in the north west.
  • An option agreement relating to the potential residential development of land belonging to an unincorporated charity.

For further details about Wrigleys' wider property services, please click here

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Elizabeth Wilson

Direct Line: 0113 204 5721

Partner
Leeds

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Tim Wrigley

Direct Line: 0113 204 5743

Partner
Leeds

Meet the team

22 May 2019

Update on how retirement complexes' event fees could affect community-led housing groups

An event fee is a charge made by a landlord on the occurrence of a specified event, for instance, if a tenant sells its lease.

17 May 2019

Severance payments and the academy trust: what you need to know - PART 1

An agreed exit for school staff via a settlement agreement may be trickier than you think…

16 May 2019

Succession planning for diversification projects and land with development 'hope' value

The range of options available, and the importance of acting early with professional input