We would like to place strictly necessary cookies and performance cookies on your computer to improve our website service.
To find out more about how we use cookies and how you can change your cookies settings, please read our  cookies statement.                
Otherwise, we'll assume you are OK to continue.   Please close this message

Mark Harvey



Charities & Not-for-Profit



Mark is a senior charity law specialist with extensive experience gained in both in-house and private practice.

He advises on all aspects of charity law and governance, including legal structures, mergers, commercial arrangements, charity trading, IP, trademarks and all areas of corporate governance and training.

Mark has worked for a number of major international charities including, Oxfam, Age UK and WWF UK.

As well as his position at the Commerce & Industry (C&I) Group, which represents UK in-house counsel, Mark was previously the co-chair of the C&I Lawyers in Charity Group (LinC), a position he held for six years.

Mark was the Vice Chair of the Charity Law Association for six years and is trustee of a London older people charity. He has also been a visiting lecturer in Charity Law at London South Bank University.

Mark is admitted to practise in England and Wales.


  • Coordinated the merger of Help the Aged and Age Concern
  • Worked on a project to integrate affiliates in a number of countries for Oxfam International
  • Advising on numerous aspects of the business including IT contracts, corporate and commercial relationships, fundraising and governance for WWF UK
  • Created four new charities and five mergers for Jewish Care
  • Advised numerous charities on governance and risk policies