Pamela A. Mann is Chair of the Tax Exempt Organizations Group in the firm of Carter, Ledyard & Milburn, LLP, with a practice concentrated in the representation of tax-exempt organization. She is counsel to numerous public charities and private foundations and advises clients in a wide range of governance, regulatory, tax, and general corporate matters. From 1996 to December 2012, she was the principal in the Mann Legal Group, LLC, a boutique law practice serving tax-exempt organizations. From 1985 to 1995, Ms. Mann was Chief of the Charities Bureau in the New York Attorney General's office, directing scores of important cases and initiatives and influencing the adoption of significant legislative changes affecting tax exempt organizations. Her diverse background includes clinical teaching at Rutgers University School of Law's Constitutional Litigation Clinic and the litigation of employment discrimination and other employment related matters at the National Employment Law Project.
Ms. Mann has been recognized in New York Magazine's Best Lawyers in New York and in Super-Lawyers Magazine in the category of lawyers specializing in Nonprofit/Charities Law. Ms. Mann was Chair of the Committee on Nonprofit Organizations of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York from 1998-2001 and has served as President and Vice-President of the National Association of State Charities Officials. She is a member of the American Law Institute, the American Bar Fellows, the Government Relations Committee of the Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York and of the Exempt Organizations Committee of the American Bar Association. She has written many articles for professional and lay publications and is a frequent lecturer on non-profit issues. She is a graduate of Oberlin College and the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. More information about the Tax Exempt Organizations practice at Carter, Ledyard & Milburn is available at www.clm.com