Religious/Faith-Based Institutions

Harman Claytor’s Religious/Faith-Based Institutions Practice Group provides counsel and representation for all types of religious/faith-based institutions. Our practice group provides regular advice on compliance with education, employment and workplace regulations and laws as they pertain to religious organizations and schools.

Our attorneys have substantial and successful litigation experience defending religious institutions, both hierarchical and congregational.  Our group is well-versed in First Amendment issues, including subject matter jurisdiction and the Ministerial Exception, as well as charitable immunity.  Our attorneys have handled cases involving church disputes, school issues, wrongful termination, defamation, and abuse.