Gillian is a specialist public and third sector adviser.
Gillian’s particular areas of expertise include advising on public and third sector mergers, the formation and structure of SCIOs and companies with charitable status and the structuring of non-charitable trading subsidiaries, public sector outsourcing, the development of consortia and collaborative working arrangements, public procurement and state aid.
“She tailors her support to take account of our particular requirements and is extremely responsive."
"Burness Paull LLP's construction and projects team has notable structures expertise through the experience of Stephen Phillips and Gillian Harkness, including handling drafting and project structures, and funding structures.”
19th February 2021
We review the Court of Session’s recent decision on the charitable status of New Lanark Trading Ltd.
17th December 2020
Charities to continue to hold virtual members meetings until 30 March 2021.
15th December 2020
We explore the English Charity Governance Code.