To all our valued customers,
Our primary concern is the wellbeing of our loved ones, and that of our staff and customers, and we sincerely hope you are safe and well.
For several weeks we have been preparing our business to ensure we can continue to provide legal services during the Covid-19 outbreak.
Our business model is already built around smart working, with our technology designed to support over 200 lawyers who already work from home, reducing the need for social contact.
The information here outlines how we will continue to operate and what adjustments we are making to ensure the safety of our clients and staff.

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    At Setfords, our charity law team also has experience with working with the unique and sensitive issues involved with ecclesiastical law. Our approach is personal, responsive and practical. In line with those values, we take time to consider the specific circumstances of the matter, helping you attain the goals that matter to you.

    Our experienced team of consultant lawyers can advise you on all matters relating to ecclesiastical law, including:

    • Acting for ecclesiastical charities and ecclesiastical corporations on relevant charity law and company law matters, including in applications to the Charity Commission
    • Advising on the Clergy Discipline Measure and related proceedings
    • Conducting investigations and consultation exercises
    • Dealing with sensitive/confidential employment matters
    • Negotiating settlements and termination packages
    • Advising on Church property transactions, including in relation to Glebe, Parsonage and Trust property

    Our lawyers have experience advising ecclesiastical representatives at every level, from individual clergy members to dioceses and parishes. To learn more about how our team can help you with any of the matters above or to receive expert advice on any other area of ecclesiastical law, get in touch today.

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