We serve nonprofits of all types and sizes, offering creative legal advice grounded in over 20 years of specialized experience in nonprofit law.
In addition to serving a wide variety of nonprofit organizations, our clients also include donors making significant or complex gifts, businesses forming foundations for cause-marketing campaigns, and nonprofit founders considering the best philanthropic vehicle to meet their needs.
Free Guides for your Nonprofit Organization
Before you form a legal entity and apply for tax-exempt status, you need a strong, well-researched plan for your organization. Download our free guide to learn about the many elements needed to run a successful nonprofit organization, as well as how to avoid common pitfalls and mistakes.
CharityLawyer Blog offers plain language explanations of complex nonprofit law concepts, discussions of current events and links to valuable resources for nonprofits.
FEATURED BLOG POSTS
- Choosing a Calendar Year or Fiscal Year for Your Nonprofit
While the calendar year is the default option, nonprofits have the flexibility to choose a different fiscal year that aligns better with their operations and reporting needs.
- Policies and Procedures for Effective Nonprofit Oversight
n the complex landscape of nonprofit corporations, the role of the board of directors is crucial in steering the organization towards its mission. To ensure transparency, accountability, and sound decision-making, boards must establish and implement robust policies and procedures.
- Protecting Your Nonprofit’s Trademarks
Trademark protection is essential for nonprofits to protect their proprietary intellectual property and reputation.