Amy R. Segal - Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

Amy R. Segal

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 617-526-5515

Amy Segal is a special counsel in the Tax Practice Group. She joined the firm in 2002.


Ms. Segal’s practice focuses on tax and other legal issues of charities, such as foundations, schools and educational organizations, scientific and environmental organizations, youth-oriented groups, arts organizations and community groups, as well as other tax-exempt organizations. Ms. Segal assists a wide range of clients in areas such as grant making, structuring and other corporate matters, corporate governance, joint ventures, unrelated business income tax, internet activities, fundraising and charitable solicitation, conflicts of interest, private foundation rules, intermediate sanctions, legal issues related to sponsored research, lobbying, and obtaining and maintaining tax-exempt status. Ms. Segal provides pro bono representation for many nonprofit organizations.

Ms. Segal was formerly general counsel at Education Development Center, Inc., an international non-profit organization, and has practiced in the Office of the General Counsel, Harvard University. She also has practiced exempt organizations law in New York and Washington DC.

Dartmouth CollegeAB University of Chicago Law SchoolJ.D.

Office Location

60 State Street
Boston, MA 02109
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Non-Profit / Charities Law of the Boston Metro Area
Amy R. Segal has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Non-Profit / Charities Law (Private Foundations, Tax-Exempt Organizations)

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