Bruce R. Hopkins J.D., LL.M. (Taxation)

Principal, Bruce R. Hopkins Law Firm, LLC

Bruce R. Hopkins concentrates on the representation of tax-exempt organizations, practicing with the Bruce R. Hopkins Law Firm, LLC, Kansas City, Missouri. He is the Professor from Practice at the University of Kansas School of Law. He has authored or coauthored over 30 books on nonprofit law subjects, including The Law of Tax-Exempt Organizations, Eleventh Edition; The Tax Law of Charitable Giving, Fifth Edition; The Law of Fundraising, Fifth Edition; Private Foundations: Tax Law and Compliance, Fourth Edition; Bruce R. Hopkins' Nonprofit Law Dictionary; Beware the Commerciality Doctrine and Other Nonprofit Law Poetry; and Tax-Exempt Organizations and Constitutional Law: Nonprofit Law as Shaped by the U.S. Supreme Court. He writes a monthly newsletter, the Bruce R. Hopkins' Nonprofit Counsel. He is listed in the Best Lawyers in America, for Nonprofit Organizations/Charities Law, 2007-2017. He earned his J.D. and LLM degrees at the George Washington University, his SJ.D. degree at the University of Kansas, and his BA degree at the University of Michigan. He is a member of the bars of the District of Columbia and the state of Missouri.