We have advised on a number of high profile central government reorganisations. Our clients include:

British Waterways Board - conversion into a charitable company limited by guarantee, to create the UK's thirteenth largest charity by income.

National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts (NESTA) - reorganisation of NESTA as a fully independent charity.

The Design Council - redesignation as a fully independent charity and associated governance advice in relation to its Royal Charter status.

Alcohol Education and Research Council (AERC) - contesting the Government's treatment of AERC as an Arms Length Body and its conversion into a charitable company.

Consumer Focus (CF) - establishment of the National Social Marketing Centre as a social enterprise for CF, the consumer champion for England, Wales and Scotland.

We can also provide advice on:

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