Religious Institution Practice

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Carr Maloney has decades of experience representing clergy and religious institutions of all denominations. Our attorneys understand the unique issues facing religious institutions today. The law treats religious institutions and spiritual leaders differently than it treats secular institutions and other individuals.

Our experience in this area make Carr Maloney distinctively qualified to handle any issue facing these types of clients:

  • Agencies
  • Charities
  • Clinics
  • Religious Institutions
  • Religious Leaders
  • Schools
  • Other affiliated associations or organizations

We routinely represent religious institutions in matters involving:

  • Conversion
  • Detinue
  • Employment Based Discrimination
  • The First Amendment

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