Nicola is the know-how lawyer for the charities and social enterprise team, responsible for knowledge management on charity-related matters.
She has extensive knowledge and experience across the charities field, which she brings to bear both within the firm and in numerous sector groups and working parties. Nicola also has broad experience of charity and trust litigation matters.
Nicola became the chair of the Charity Law Association in October 2016. She has been on the association’s executive committee since 2008 and, in that time, has chaired and assisted on numerous working parties to respond to relevant consultations, including chairing the working party in response to the Law Commission’s consultation, Technical Issues in Charity Law. She has regularly been part of the team responsible for organising the annual conference and spoken at association events.
Brilliant- she is the person to go to for any niche question on charity law and policy and for general charity know how.
Legal 500 UK 2018
Brilliant; one of the strongest technical charity lawyers in country.
Chambers and Partners UK 2019
Nicola Evans - 'Absolutely brilliant.'
Chambers and Partners UK 2018