Professional Fundraisers

Be a guide, partner and expert in providing legal services and counsel to the fundraising industry.

It’s what we do at Copilevitz, Lam & Raney, so you can concentrate on charitable appeals that benefit your cause. Our specialized services for professional fundraisers and fundraising counsel include state registration servicescontracts analysis and regulatory compliance. Our unique focus as a firm allows us to provide effective, affordable and timely nationwide registration for a standard annual fee or on a per-state basis – your choice.

We also provide general counsel, fundraising contract review, human resources and training policy creation, and related legal services for charitable fundraising and commercial co-venture efforts. Copilevitz, Lam & Raney supports dozens of professional fundraisers, fundraising consultants, commercial co-venturers and other for-profit entities across the U.S. In fact, we’re now the nation’s single largest provider of state charitable fundraising registration services.

Copilevitz, Lam & Raney attorneys have represented clients at all levels of state and federal courts.

Our knowledge and experience on fundraising requirements is unparalleled, including freedom of speech issues raised by local and state regulation of charitable fundraising. We have successfully challenged the constitutionality of state statutes and defended our clients from claims of statutory violation in numerous jurisdictions.

Contact Copilevitz Lam & Raney to learn more about our broad array of services for professional fundraisers and fundraising counsel. We also publish a free monthly newsletter, the Fundraising & Nonprofit Report, summarizing items of interest to nonprofits and their business partners.