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.”
24th January 2020
The key theme at the Wealth of Nations 2.0 Conference was Scotland’s wellbeing economy.
29th August 2018
The Charity Commission for England and Wales has issued an official warning to the RSPCA.
8th June 2018
A review of the charity's commission's draft guidance on charities and connected organisations.