George E. Constantine is the leader of the associations practice within Venable’s Nonprofit Organizations Group and co-chair of the firm’s Regulatory Group. George concentrates his practice on providing legal counseling to and advocacy for nonprofit organizations, including trade associations, professional societies, advocacy groups, charities, and other entities.
He has extensive experience with many of the major legal issues affecting nonprofit organizations, including tax exemption, antitrust, governance, and lobbying and political activity matters. He is well versed in matters related to association standard setting and enforcement, certification, accreditation, and code-of-conduct reviews.
George is the former staff counsel of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE). As ASAE’s sole staff attorney, he gained in-depth experience with the many legal issues facing associations. He has also represented ASAE’s interests before Congress and federal agencies.
- J.D.University of Maryland School of Law1998
- B.A.Loyola College In Maryland1989
Admissions : Maryland, District of Columbia
Professional Memberships :
- Member and former chair, ASAE Legal Section Council
- Frequent speaker and author of numerous articles regarding legal issues affecting associations and other nonprofit organizations published by ASAE, the Greater Washington Society of Association Executives, the American Chamber of Commerce Executives, the New York Society of Association Executives, and the Texas Society of Association Executives.
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