Charity & Not-For-Profit

At Mills Oakley our lawyers have a genuine understanding of not-for-profit organisations and the increasingly complex legislative issues surrounding them.

Our team of charity and not-for-profit lawyers are equipped with the expertise and capability to service organisations nationally.

We provide legal education, advice and specialist legal counsel to some of Australia’s leading not-for-profit organisations including charities, religious organisations, community groups and professional associations.

The Mills Oakley charity and not-for-profit lawyers expertly guide clients through the specific challenges facing the industry with simple, easy to understand language and a no-nonsense approach.

We are one of only a few specialised law firms in Australia with the experience and expertise to handle complex bequest matters. Our expertise in charity and not-for-profit law means we have first-hand knowledge of current issues affecting this sector and upcoming industry impacts.

The Mills Oakley charity & not-for-profit team can assist with:

Mills Oakley offers a ‘depth of bench’ that is not seen in many other law firms. This means we can draw on the experience of not only our Sydney peers, but our lawyers on a national level. Their expertise will aid in fulfilling the legal requirements of your organisation.

This page provides access to a range of resources, ideas and contacts that will assist not-for-profit organisations and charities with their legal needs.

For an outline of our expertise and what the Mills Oakley charity and not-for-profit team can do for you, click here.

If you have an issue or query you would like to discuss, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our details can be found by clicking the ‘Key Contacts’ link below.

Key contacts


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