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Nonprofit Organizations

Faegre Baker Daniels' nonprofit organizations practice has a long and distinguished history of providing a full range of legal services to tax-exempt organizations. Organizations seeking our services include colleges and universities, foundations, churches, museums, theatres, fraternities, sororities, civic leagues, trade associations, and public charities organized to support any number of charitable causes.

Through service to clients across the United States, our professionals have developed a nonprofit organizations service team that is one of the most knowledgeable in the nation. Our highly regarded team of lawyers dedicates its time exclusively to advising and assisting nonprofit clients. Moreover, identified lawyers in nearly every practice area in the firm are familiar with nonprofit organizations and the broad range of issues they encounter.

Formation, Compliance and Solicitation Registration

Representative experience of services that Faegre Baker Daniels regularly provides to nonprofit clients include:

  • Organizational formation
  • Ongoing compliance guidance
  • Implementing governance best practices
  • Compensation analysis
  • Advice with respect to grantmaking activities, including international grantmaking
  • Structuring joint ventures and multi-stakeholder organizations
  • Obtaining rulings from the Internal Revenue Service
  • Assisting with intellectual property rights
  • Employment issues, including work rules, employment discrimination and employee benefits
  • Risk management advice
  • Charitable giving advice
  • Charitable solicitation registration

Making the World a Better Place

Our team of dedicated attorneys is ready to provide these and any other services your nonprofit organization may need throughout its various stages of existence — from formation, to implementation and operation in fulfillment of its charitable purposes, to dissolution and termination. It is our goal to help you succeed in making the world a better place.


Joseph E. Miller, Indianapolis
+1 317 237 1415


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