Rebecca is an associate in the charity and social business team, specialising in property and governance matters. Rebecca assists charities and social businesses with issues such as:

  • acquisitions and disposals of property
  • leases and licences
  • property portfolio management
  • setting up charities
  • drafting and amending charity constitutions
  • governance matters

Rebecca trained at Russell-Cooke and joined the team on qualification.

Prior to becoming a solicitor, Rebecca worked for several years in legal research, publishing and knowledge management. She has experience working within the charity sector, including an information/publications role in a human rights charity and voluntary experience in the areas of criminal justice and homelessness.

  • Advising unincorporated entities on becoming incorporated charities, including drafting charitable constitutions, applying for charity registration and advising on asset transfers.
  • Acting in the negotiation of the terms of long leaseholds and related documentation in connection with local authority asset transfers and regeneration schemes.
  • Advising on complex property title issues in connection with mergers.
  • Acting for supported living service providers in respect of their relationships with local authorities, registered providers of social housing and property owners.
  • LPC, London Metropolitan University, Distinction
  • BVC, University of Law, Outstanding
  • LLB Law, Cardiff University, First Class