Elizabeth Jones

Senior Associate

Elizabeth Jones

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Career

Elizabeth joined Farrer & Co as a solicitor in 2007, after training at Baker & McKenzie.

Education

Nottingham University

Memberships

Charity Law Association

Elizabeth has extensive experience advising charities on governance and constitutional issues, re-structuring, fundraising, equality law (in relation to charitable trusts), charity mergers and regulatory matters. Elizabeth also advises on grant-making, trading subsidiaries and endowment trusts. 

Elizabeth is a member of the Charity Law Association's taxation sub-committee and co-authored 'Structuring-not-for-profits in the UK'.  Elizabeth spoke at the Association of Charitable Foundation's Conference in November 2015 on the legal view of the requirement of independence for charities.     

In May 2015, Elizabeth was named as one of Charity Finance's Top 25 Rising Stars in the charity sector.

Who we help

Elizabeth advises charities and social enterprises, as well as individuals and companies wishing to make charitable gifts, establish new charities or do business with charities. Elizabeth also advises companies on arrangements with, and funding of, their corporate foundations. 

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Elizabeth advises museums on charity law, constitutional matters and trading. Elizabeth spent six months on secondment at the Science Museum, acting as the Museum's sole legal adviser.

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Elizabeth advises universities and colleges on charity law and constitutional issues, gift agreements, fundraising and equality law (in relation to charitable trusts and sub-funds).  Elizabeth also advises on the use of trading subsidiaries for joint venture arrangements.    

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