What I do

Marshall Sanders assists nonprofit clients, both big and small, with the full range of legal needs specific to those organizations, including: formation of new nonprofit organizations; obtaining and maintaining tax-exempt status; nonprofit governance and ethics; compliance with private foundation rules; public v. private charity status; nonprofit structures, relationships and affiliations; unrelated business income tax issues; lobbying and political activities; international charitable transactions and operations; and representation in Internal Revenue Service and Attorney General proceedings.


He also provides charitable giving and estate planning advice to individuals and families, and assists fiduciaries in the administration of estates and trusts. Services include preparation of wills, irrevocable and revocable trusts, and powers of attorney; probate of wills and general trust and estate administration; drafting of charitable remainder and lead trusts, gift agreements, gift annuity agreements; and, modification and termination of charitable trusts.