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Maryland

Bainum Family Foundation

General Counsel (Job ID: 743999971874193)

The General Counsel leads a small legal team and is responsible for providing legal guidance and advice to the Bainum Family Foundation (including its single-member LLC the Bainum Foundation Farm) and the Children’s Equity Fund. Under the direction of the VP, Operations, this individual will manage and lead all legal matters related to grantmaking, contracts, risk management, compliance (with a particular focus on c3/c4 compliance), internal policy development or review, and analysis of the variety of legal issues that arise across the entities. This individual will also provide support for corporate governance, tax and investment matters as needed and will represent the Legal team in cross-departmental working groups and committees. The General Counsel works closely with other teams to oversee and manage the organizations’ legal and compliance needs. The individual in this role has deep knowledge of the legal requirements governing private foundations and 501(c)(4) entities, including IRS rules and federal, state and local lobbying and campaign finance regulations.

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