Stephen's practice area includes new charity registrations, incorporations, governance matters, mergers, trustee training, dealings with the Charity Commission and fundraising matters. He has particularly worked with large charities, including those which are publicly funded.
Stephen also has considerable expertise in advising on academy projects, as well as work for independent schools.
He has worked on over 75 sponsored and over 150 converter academy projects.
Stephen also deals with mergers between schools in both the academy and independent sectors, while he has considerable experience in advising on governance and regulatory issues.