Religious Institutions

Religious Institutions Attorneys

Religious institutions are often confronted with a number of very specific legal issues which are often rather unique. Bashian & Papantoniou’s team of Long Island attorneys can help your religious institution in a number of different areas. Most religious institutions in the Long Island area, as non-profit organizations, are in need of affordable and reliable attorneys in Long Island. However, Long Island lawyers with expertise in such a niche area of law are difficult to find.

The attorneys at Bashian and Papantoniou are skilled in a number of areas of law servicing religious institutions in the community. Their Long Island lawyers can help with legal matters such as:

  • Choice of entity
  • Land use, zoning and permitting
  • Real estate
  • Leasing, buying or selling property
  • Financing
  • Tax Exemptions
  • Amicus Advocacy
  • Volunteer Liability
  • First Amendment issues

Lawyers in Long Island who are knowledgeable and competent in serving religious institutions are uncommon. However, Bashian & Papantoniou will provide you with Long Island attorneys who have experience and know-how in this particular area and its related fields. Religious institutions are often confronted with very unique liability issues arising from their services to children, the elderly, the sick, poor and addicted. Furthermore, religious counseling may spark issues under fiduciary duty doctrines or confidentiality policies in odds with mandatory reporting requirements in the state of New York.

The Long Island lawyers at Bashian & Papantoniou are able to provide religious institutions with legal advice and representation that other attorneys in Long Island simply lack the ability to do. Our attorneys find solutions to compliance challenges and utilize laws and legal guidelines exempting religious institutions from liability and fighting for their freedom of religious exercise.

If you are in need of lawyers in Long Island who can protect your rights personally or those of your religious institution, please do not hesitate to contact an attorney at Bashian & Papantoniou today.

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The attorneys at Bashian & Papantoniou are constantly striving to take law to the next level. Our team is comprised of exceptional professionals who put their clients first. We are knowledgeable, personable and diligent. Client success is our top priority.