The Kirk Palmer & Thigpen Tax-Exempt Organizations and Nonprofit Institutions lawyers represent numerous private foundations, community foundations, donor-advised funds, supporting organizations, charitable trusts, publicly-supported charities and others in all aspects of the organization’s life-cycle, from the initial stages of planning and organization to ongoing issues such as governance, compliance, investments, endowments, distributions, restructuring, mergers and terminations.

We regularly assist individual, family and corporate clients in planning for the most appropriate structure and use of charitable organizations and trusts to fit within their long-term, comprehensive philanthropic, estate and cash flow planning, whether advising on basic cash gifts, more complex transfers of business interests or other investments.