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Mark is one of the country’s leading experts in fundraising law and policy. According to The NonProfit Times, “When it comes to giving fundraisers unfettered access to donors and use of the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution for charitable speech, there are two words that make regulators recoil – Mark Fitzgibbons.” Senate Conservative Fund President and former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli says, “Mark is a one-man legal and political SWAT team.” He has litigated constitutional cases, and has engaged extensively in legislative and administrative legal matters shaping favorable policy and law in the nonprofit fundraising industry.
Mark’s written commentaries have appeared in The NonProfit Times, Chronicle of Philanthropy, National Law Journal, Politico, The Washington Times, The Philanthropy Monthly, FoxNews.com, HumanEvents.com, and WND.com. He is a contributor at Washington Examiner, CNSNews, and American Thinker. He’s a frequent guest on various talk radio shows. He teaches on the legal aspects of forming nonprofits and fundraising. Mr. Fitzgibbons is a member of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia Bars. He is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals for the 4th and 10th Circuits, and the United States District Courts for the District of Columbia and Virginia. He has an AV-Preeminent (highest) rating from Martindale. He is a member of the Free Speech Coalition, McLean, Virginia, and The Federalist Society.