4130 Parklake Ave., Suite 100
Raleigh, NC 27612
(919) 571-3332


Helping Clients Achieve Their Goals Through Sound Legal Counsel

At the law firm of Lynch & Eatman, L.L.P., our experienced Raleigh nonprofit organization attorneys provide sophisticated legal advice and representation to philanthropic and charitable organizations in the Triangle and throughout North Carolina.

We recognize that many of our clients wish to make valuable contributions to the community, and we are proud to have helped many individual and business clients accomplish their philanthropic goals through the establishment and operation of tax-exempt nonprofit organizations.

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Representing Foundations, Charities and Other Tax-Exempt Entities

Our firm represents a wide range of tax-exempt organizations, including private foundations and public charities. In conjunction with our estate planning practice, we also represent charitable trusts. Services we provide include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Organization of nonprofit entities with the North Carolina Secretary of State
  • Applications for 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status with the Internal Revenue Service
  • Assistance in developing legally sound operations and governance practices
  • Ongoing maintenance of organizational formalities and tax-exempt status

There are many potential pitfalls involved with the establishment and operation of nonprofit entities. Our lawyers are committed to assisting our clients in meeting all applicable legal requirements.

501(c)(3) Tax-Exempt Nonprofit Attorneys · Raleigh, Chapel Hill, Wilmington, Greenville

Whether you need help creating a nonprofit organization or applying for 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status, we encourage you to contact our firm at 919-571-3332 or by e-mail to schedule a meeting with our experienced attorneys.


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Based in Raleigh, we serve clients in the Triangle and throughout North Carolina, including Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Cary, Wilmington, Fayetteville, Greenville, Rocky Mount, Goldsboro, Wilson and other communities in Wake County, Durham County, Orange County, Chatham County, Johnston County, Harnett County, Cumberland County, Sampson County, Wilson County, Wayne County, New Hanover County, Brunswick County, Pitt County and Beaufort County.