Phoenix, Arizona, August, 18, 2014 – Carter Law Group is pleased to announce that Ellis Carter was recently selected by her peers as the Best Lawyers® 2015 Non-profit/Charities Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Phoenix, Arizona. The “Lawyer of the Year” honor is exceedingly rare, conferred upon a single attorney in each practice area within a designated metropolitan area.

The award reflects exceptionally high marks—for talent, accomplishments and integrity—and is the product of a rigorous peer-review evaluation process conducted by Best Lawyers throughout the year. The “Lawyer of the Year” commendation testifies to the respect earned by these practitioners from leading lawyers in that same practice within each community.

“I am excited to receive the Lawyer of the Year recognition from US News – Best Lawyers. When I made the decision to build a firm focused on nonprofit and charity law so that I could serve clients with specialized legal needs, I did not expect my efforts to receive such recognition from my peers.” said Ellis Carter founder of Carter Law Group. “The distinction of being selected Best Lawyers® 2015 Non-profit/Charities Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Phoenix, Arizona is a wonderful affirmation that our efforts to serve clients in innovative ways and create a more socially responsible model are appreciated.”

Carter Law Group represents tax-exempt and nonprofit organizations in the areas of general business and tax advice as well as advice related to formation, mergers and restructuring, joint ventures and entrepreneurial activities, nonprofit governance, compensation matters, and complex gifts and grants.