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Micahel Lehmann

Michael Lehmann, JD, LLM

  • Lecturer, NPL Program

Mr. Lehmann has practiced primarily in the area of the law of nonprofit organizations since 1987.

He has represented many hundreds of organizations ranging from PTAs, churches, and local sports clubs to some of the country’s largest foundations. His practice encompasses incorporation and formation matters (articles of incorporation, application for tax-exempt status, bylaws, conflicts of interest, whistleblower policies, document retention policies, and the like); operational issues (matters of fiduciary duty, taxation of unrelated businesses, employment agreements, executive compensation, lending – including tax-exempt bonds); government relations (audits and controversies involving charities regulators, the Internal Revenue Service and various state tax authorities); and cross-border philanthropy.

He is a regular speaker and writer on nonprofit legal issues.

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Student Life, Alumni Stories

PSCSW Awards for Clinical Excellence Recognizes PhD Student

Alicia Chatterjee, PhD candidate and MSW graduate at Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2), recently won a Pennsylvania Society...

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Faculty & Research

Jennifer Prah Ruger Named Hastings Center Fellow

Two faculty from the University of Pennsylvania, Scott D. Halpern of the Perelman School of Medicine and Jennifer Prah Ruger of the School of Social Policy & Practice,...

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Faculty & Research, Gifts & Giving

2021 Annual Guide: High Impact Giving in the Age of COVID

COVID-19 made 2020 a year like no other. Infections and hospitalizations continue to spike. The most effective, widely implemented tool...

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Faculty & Research, Student Life

School of Social Policy & Practice Launches SP2 Social Justice Scholars Program

Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) has established the first ever SP2 Social Justice Scholars Program, geared towards...

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