Religious Organizations

Led by attorney Ron Ponzoli, GrayRobinson’s religious organizations practice group is well versed in the legal issues faced by churches, synagogues, mosques and other faith-based organizations. The team’s attorneys are skilled in providing representation with sensitivity to the unique needs and legal challenges faced by these institutions and groups. 

The GrayRobinson religious organizations practice group services clients in the following areas:

  • Risk Management
  • Constitutional Law: Separation of Church and State
  • Defense of Sexual Misconduct Claims
  • Wrongful Death Defense
  • Defense of Personal Injury Claims
  • Defense of Contract Disputes
  • 501(c)(3) Certification
  • Financing
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Tax Law
  • Employment Law
  • Eminent Domain
  • Land Use and Zoning
  • Real Estate
  • Succession Planning

GrayRobinson’s religious organizations' attorneys assist a wide variety of groups, from small congregations to some of the largest establishments in the country. Our goal is to collaborate with your ministry to not only ensure any current or potential legal issue is addressed, but also in order to respect the principals of the organization and uphold the foundation of its purpose. Our goals will remain consistent with the broader mission of the group.

Remain informed of legal issues affecting all manners of religious organizations by visiting the Religious Organizations Law Blog.


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