Legal Advice For Nonprofits

The attorneys of Seder & Chandler pride themselves on being active participants in the cultural and civic life of our local communities. It's natural that our law firm should also take a leading role in supporting the work of the nonprofit organizations that contribute to our quality of life and social infrastructure.

Comprehensive Client Service For Nonprofit Organizations

Contact us to learn how our experience across a wide spectrum of legal issues can benefit your organization. With offices in Worcester and Westborough, we provide advice and services to nonprofit organizations throughout central Massachusetts and the MetroWest Boston area.

Our comprehensive advice for nonprofit organization addresses a wide range of issues, including:

  • Initial formation and registration
  • Application for 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status
  • Executive compensation
  • Corporate governance
  • Advice about avoiding problems related to elections, special meetings, by-laws or annual reports
  • Employment law issues
  • Independent contractor relationships
  • Compliance with regulations applicable to fundraising and nonprofit finances
  • Civil rights
  • Compliance with the terms of a charitable trust or bequest
  • Civil litigation

Because our practice ranges widely across such topics as business and corporate law, taxation, estate planning, contract law, employment law, trust administration and trial work, our lawyers can provide all-inclusive and versatile support to nonprofit organizations focused on the arts, social services, religious activities and more. Contact Seder & Chandler in Worcester or Westborough to put our experience to work for your nonprofit.