Courtney Gardner is an associate in Farella Braun + Martel’s Exempt Organizations and Family Wealth Groups.
Ms. Gardner’s practice focuses on working with nonprofit organizations on entity formation, operational and governance matters, board disputes and mergers and dissolutions.
Ms. Gardner has experience in handling a variety of income tax issues, including domestic and international tax matters involving closely-held businesses, partnerships, limited liability companies, California sales and property tax, conservation easements, and New Markets Tax Credits.
Ms. Gardner is a recipient of the Outstanding Volunteer Award from the Bar Association of San Francisco’s Volunteer Legal Services Program (2010, 2011 and 2012). She serves as Second Vice Chair of the Tax Section of the State Bar of California’s Exempt Organizations Committee and is on the Board of Directors of California Poets in the Schools.