Leading UK Law Firm Appointed By Cancer Charity
The award-winning law firm, which has offices based across the UK, has been appointed by the Welsh charity to oversee its legal affairs following a competitive tender process completed at the end of 2018.
In its newly determined position, Berry Smith’s specialist property team will be focusing predominantly on supporting Tenovus Cancer Care manage its 63-retail store network which plays a pivotal role in fundraising activities that feed into its research into cancer care in Universities across Wales. Berry Smith’s business services team will also be advising Tenovus on all of its commercial contracts and corporate governance requirements.
Speaking of the appointment, Andrew Bound, partner at Berry Smith, who will lead the firm’s Tenovus team said: “Tenovus Cancer Care is an exceptional charity and we are thrilled to have been appointed as its legal representative to help support the remarkable work that it does to support cancer patients around Wales. Alongside a portfolio of national and international clients, we are proud to work with a range of charities.
“We look forward to working closely with the team at Tenovus and to delivering the best legal service that the charity deserves.”
Hazel Sweeney, financial director, of Tenovus Cancer Care said: “We are excited to be starting this new chapter with Berry Smith. We were impressed with the firm’s tender presentation and vision for our ongoing activity and we are confident that Berry Smith are the right legal firm to support us with what we plan to achieve over the coming years.
“At Tenovus Cancer Care, we believe that everyone should have equal access to cancer treatment and support and having the right resources and partnerships at our disposal is an essential step towards making this a reality.”
Working with a range of clients including charities, national and international organisations, commercial law firm Berry Smith has helped over 20,000 clients in more than 30 years of operation.