Anita Lichtblau Edit Name
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Anita Lichtblau is a partner in the Nonprofit Organizations Law practice of Casner & Edwards. Ms. Lichtblau advises on issues including: nonprofit corporations and governance; grants and contracts; and employment law.
Ms. Lichtblau served for fifteen years as both the General Counsel for Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD), a large nonprofit human services organization and Community Action Agency (CAA) that provides Head Start and other services to low-income people, and Executive Director of Community Action Program Legal Services (CAPLAW), a nonprofit providing legal training and technical assistance to the approximately 1000 CAAs across the country. In those positions, she advised, provided training, and wrote numerous articles and publications on many issues including those described above. She presented hundreds of in-person workshops and webinars across the national Community Action network.
Prior to holding those positions, she was a senior trial attorney with the United States Department of Justice handling white collar criminal cases in federal courts in New England and practiced with the Boston firm Hill & Barlow and the Washington D.C. firm Steptoe & Johnson.
Co-Chairperson of Boston Bar Association Tax-Exempt Organization Section's Continuing Legal Education Committee.
Casner & Edwards is a Boston law firm that provides comprehensive legal advice to tax exempt organizations and businesses and individuals involved in nonprofit matters.
Wed, Nov 19, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Did you know that most states require registration before a charity solicits donations? If your nonprofit is embarking on a new fundraising campaign or you just want to brush up on fundraising legal and compliance issues, this webinar is for you. Topics include: state charitable solicitation registration rules, including... (continued)
Wed, Apr 09, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Involvement in public policy issues is a must for many nonprofits working to effectively implement their missions. But many nonprofits incorrectly believe that they are not permitted to lobby or that the rules are so complex that it is safer to just avoid it. In this webinar, we will show how the lobbying rules that apply to nonprofits can... (continued)