Levy Ratner helps labor unions, community organizations, political committees and candidates for office to maximize the impact of their advocacy and electoral efforts.
Progressive political and advocacy groups turn to Levy Ratner for assistance navigating the complex systems of ballot access, campaign finance, lobbying and nonprofit compliance.
We guide our clients as they structure their organizations and campaigns to fully exercise their power and maximize their effectiveness.
We’re proud to bring the knowledge and strategic thinking that comes from years of work in political and nonprofit community to every client we represent.
Real World Experience
Our attorneys have experience as organizers, nonprofit administrators and campaign managers, and are uniquely positioned to understand our clients’ operations from a practical as well as legal perspective.
We provide strategic guidance and creative resolutions to clients as they navigate the legal and regulatory systems that shape their work. Levy Ratner represents not‑for‑profit organizations on issues including formation, internal governance, compliance, and working with allies and coalition members. We have structured and provided counsel on numerous independent expenditures, political action committees, member‑to‑member voter contact programs and candidate campaigns.
Our clients range from local campaigns for elected office to statewide PACs to national organizations with chapters and affiliates across the country. Our broad perspective allows us to identify emerging trends in political and advocacy compliance, and to provide our clients with cutting‑edge advice on structuring their operations.
With clients throughout the progressive world, we help organizations to work effectively in coalitions to scale up their campaigns for maximum impact.
Political & Nonprofit Representation Attorney
Alexander C. RabbPartner firstname.lastname@example.org
Alex represents progressive political organizations, nonprofit advocacy groups, labor unions, and candidates for public office. Not only does he help his clients structure their political and issue campaigns, but he provides counsel concerning their broader operations. Alex has extensive experience advising clients on compliance with campaign finance laws, the limits placed on not‑for‑profit organizations, and rules concerning lobbying activity. He also provides his clients with general legal advice on everything from commercial real estate leases to their internal governance.