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  • Education
    • J.D., University of Texas School of Law-Austin, 2000, with honors
    • Coursework, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, 1999, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Semester in Faculty of Law In Argentine Jurisprudence
    • B.A., The University of Texas at Austin, 1997, Dean's List
    • Coursework, Universidad de Carabobo, 1996, Independent study program at Centro de Estudios de Las Americas y del Caribe Instruction in Venezuelan politics as supplement to senior thesis

Jonathan Blum understands the nonprofit sector from a unique vantage point. He gained a wealth of experience while serving as in-house general counsel for a major international charity and a private foundation. Through this in-depth knowledge, Jonathan assisted nonprofit leaders to manage their legal matters and build capacity for the future. He recognizes the importance of concentrating on the key issues affecting clients and moving quickly to identify practical legal options in order for clients to stay mission-focused and make informed decisions. Jonathan counsels his nonprofit clients on the broad array of legal issues affecting:

  • Charities 
  • Foundations
  • Trade and professional associations
  • Advocacy groups
  • Other nonprofit organizations
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Fundraising Trends, Ventures, and Traps for the Unwary
Presenter, San Antonio Estate Planners Council
November 20, 2018
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Exempt Organizations Update
Presenter, UT Law – Annual Taxation Conference 
November 15, 2018
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Private Benefit in Everyday Practice
Presenter, The National Land Conservation Conference
October 13, 2018
eAlerts Alerts
September 2018
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990 Policies and Beyond
Presenter, Texas Bar CLE - Governance of Nonprofit Organizations
August 23, 2018
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Texas Volunteer Management Conference
Presenter, Risk Management for Nonprofits
May 4, 2018
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Grantmaking by Exempt Organizations
Presenter, Eighth Annual Advanced Nonprofit Law Institute
January 26, 2018
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Charitable Giving
Presenter, Eighth Annual Advanced Nonprofit Law Institute
January 26, 2018
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Fundraising: How to Get it Right
Presenter, Eighth Annual Advanced Nonprofit Law Institute
January 26, 2018
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Public Charity vs. Private Foundation Status
Presenter, Eighth Annual Advanced Nonprofit Law Institute
January 25, 2018