Rollits is an established law firm with offices in Hull and York.  At Rollits, our Charities Team specialises in providing advice for all types of charities, social enterprises and not-for-profit organisations.

We provide assistance to organisations set up to benefit the community to help them achieve their objectives. We regularly advise organisations on choosing appropriate legal structures and assist in determining the most efficient mechanisms for organisations to effectively to carry out their work.

Our work ranges from setting up organisations and dissolving those organisations where their mission has been achieved. We also guide organisations through structural changes to enable them to use appropriate vehicles to respond to strategic changes and in how they operate.

There are many legal structures available to charities and not-for-profit organisations and we can provide advice on sector specific issues. 


We regularly advise organisations on:

  • Companies limited by shares or guarantee
  • Charitable Incorporation Organisations
  • Community Interest Companies
  • Incorporated Trustees
  • Community Benefit Societies
  • Trustee Companies
  • Unincorporated Organisations - including membership organisations


Key contact

Gerry Morrison

Direct dial +44 (0) 1482 337339


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