Mission

About The Firm

Copilevitz & Canter offers full-service representation to nonprofit organizations – handling every type of legal issue they might face – as well as legal services for commercial telemarketers, telemarketing services and political calling organizations.

Nonprofits & Charities. We assist more than 250 charitable organizations nationwide with legal services to register and comply with the reporting requirements of the federal, state and local governments that regulate charitable solicitation. Our services assist our clients in complying with the maze of regulatory requirements for the dozens of jurisdictions in which they conduct operations.

Professional Fundraisers. We represent for-profit entities who work with charities in conducting charitable solicitations including professional fundraising consultants, professional solicitors, commercial co-venturers and vending machine operators.

Commercial Telemarketing. We work with commercial telemarketing professionals, businesses and their clients in remaining compliant with all 50 states’ laws as well as federal laws and regulations.

Political Calling. We also work with political organizations involved in political calling including prerecorded robocalls.

Locations

The firm was founded in 1977 with offices in Kansas City, Missouri and Washington, D.C.

The Kansas City office practices in the areas of nonprofit registration and regulation, charitable solicitation, professional fundraising and commercial telemarketing including all aspects of First Amendment law relevant to these areas. Contact us.

The Washington, D.C. office practices in the areas of tax exempt law, planning, trademark law and tax court litigation. Contact us.