Nonprofit Law

The attorneys at the Roberts & Stevens law firm advise and represent nonprofit, philanthropic, and tax-exempt organizations throughout North Carolina. We provide experienced legal representation and practical advice on matters relating to:

  • Benefit and compensation plans
  • Charitable contributions, trusts, and endowments
  • Contracts with technical, financial, and other vendors
  • Contractual relationships with state and local government and community-based organizations
  • Day-to-day operational contracts and agreements
  • Employment contracts
  • Financing arrangements
  • Formation of non-profit corporations
  • Governmental regulation, rulemaking, and compliance
  • Intellectual property contract evaluations and litigation
  • IRC Section 501(c)(3) filing assistance and corporate governance issues
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Nonprofit and for-profit relationships
  • Personnel matters
  • Real estate transactions, construction projects, and permitting
  • State nonprofit law updates
  • Tax-exemption
  • Wealth planning (for family-owned foundations)