Not For Profit & Social Enterprise

The Not for Profit and Social Enterprise team assists organisations with challenges they face in a proactive and efficient manner while still maintaining a high level of sensitivity and compassion in what can be a difficult and emotional area of law.

Nevett Ford has been providing legal advice to Not for Profit organisations for over 20 years. We are proud of the professional reputation and relationships we have built in this area of law, not only amongst our clients but also within the wider legal community. 

As the law in this complex area continues to develop at a rapid pace, with new legislation frequently being enacted and case law decided, Nevett Ford are able to assist organisations in navigating the current and future challenges they face.

Our Not For Profit & Social Enterprise Services


Dispute Resolution

Where We Can Assist

Why Choose
Nevett Ford 


Speak to your lawyer when you need to.

Initial fixed cost consultations, so you know where you stand before committing to a course of action.


Personal, tailored service that accommodates your needs and what value you will get from our service, instead of one-size-fits-all approach.

Decades of experience and a wide range of service areas means we can draw on knowledge from across our firm to inform your decisions.

Who You’ll Work With

Philip Brewin
Shea Rowell
Greg Doran
Claire Stratton
Caroline Mostafa
Tarryn Jeffery
Thomas Drake
Melonee Davies
Kiah Rowell

Topics We’ve Written About

Liminal Space

Liminal Space

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Easing of Restrictions for Places of Worship and Ceremonies

Easing of Restrictions for Places of Worship and Ceremonies

From 11.59pm on 31 May 2020 restrictions on gatherings at places of worship and ceremonies will be eased: Private worship or small religious ceremonies can be held for up to 20 people. Weddings - 20 people in addition to the celebrant and couple being married can...

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    Nevett Ford Melbourne Pty Ltd

    ABN: 144 697 790

    Level 16, South Tower, Rialto Building, 525 Collins Street
    Melbourne, VIC 3000