Nonprofit Lawyer

Dentons Cohen & Grigsby P.C.

Website Dentons Cohen & Grigsby P.C.

Dentons Cohen & Grigsby is seeking a business-minded lawyer with excellent academic credentials to join our sophisticated Nonprofit Industry Team. This is a great opportunity for a lawyer with community interests to join a dynamic, rewarding industry with a flexible schedule. The ideal candidate will be business-minded, hardworking, solution-based, an excellent writer, thoughtful, marketing focused, and personable with a willingness to learn the laws applicable to tax-exempt organizations.  The ideal candidate will have experience with and/or interest in board service and community engagement.  This is a great opportunity to work with dedicated lawyers who are passionate about their work.

Responsibilities and Practice

  • Draft key documents relating to the formation and governance of nonprofit organizations
  • Identify and research unique issues facing tax-exempt organizations
  • Serve as outside general counsel providing ongoing daily advice
  • Review contracts, employment and consulting agreements, grant making policy and agreements and fundraising campaign planning
  • Help manage client relationships regarding a broad array of business and transactional matters
  • Attend Board Meetings and record minutes
  • Follow industry trends and draft articles and white papers
  • Follow local trends within nonprofit community
  • Attend and participate in various marketing programs
  • Utilize social media outlets to raise profile and track client and community activities and opportunities

Technical Skills

  • Familiarity with corporate transactions, bylaws, non-profits, counseling and drafting documents

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