Legal Director

Kenneth Dibble

Kenneth Dibble

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Biography

Kenneth Dibble has for the last 14 years been the Charity Commission’s senior legal adviser. He has held a number of senior legal and operational roles within the commission and has extensive expertise and experience in all aspects of charity law and regulation of charities.

Kenneth is a qualified barrister (Lincoln’s Inn, called 1977) and holds a Master’s Degree in Law from University College, London. He also studied law at King’s College, London and the College of Law. Prior to joining the commission and the Bar, he worked in banking and insurance and is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers. He is a Visiting Lecturer on Charity and Regulatory Law and Practice at Cass Business School and speaks internationally on charity regulation.

Legal Director

The Legal Director, Charity Commission is responsible for leading and managing the legal services in the commission and assuring the legal integrity of the commission’s regulatory work and policies.

As well as giving legal advice on the commission’s work, the legal team conducts:

  • litigation in the Tribunal and Courts brought against or by the commission
  • novel, high profile and sensitive legal cases, particularly applications for registration