Kopon Airdo, LLC assists in preparing documents to organize not for profit corporations and unincorporated entities for state and local law purposes. We assist with board structure, drafting bylaws and policies, and overall systems of governance. The firm also guides board members in understanding and carrying out their fiduciary duties of care, loyalty, and obedience and how to avoid the pitfalls that are present in board service. Our team of multidisciplinary lawyers provide legal advice on the application of federal and state tax law and state corporate law to the operations and transactions of tax-exempt organizations, including guidance related to the strict limitations involving lobbying and actively participating in political campaigns activities.
We advocate for our nonprofit clients before governmental agencies, courts, and arbitrators. Kopon Airdo, LLC represents the distinctive aspects of the work and mission of not for profits in its attempt to resolve disputes through conventional negotiations or a complex mediation process. We do our best to find innovative solutions for all of our clients to ensure they can accomplish their tax-exempt purposes.
Our attorneys contribute to the nonprofit community in many ways, including giving speeches, seminars, and workshops to nonprofits and writing articles, sample policies, and protocols for use by not for profit corporations. We also serve on boards and committees and offering our time, talents, and treasures to numerous nonprofit events and initiatives.