ERIN BRADRICK is Senior Counsel at NEO Law Group and a regular contributor to the Nonprofit Law Blog, The Nonprofit Quarterly, and the Daily Journal. In 2017, Erin was named as an American Bar Association’s “On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers” by the ABA Young Lawyers Division. Erin’s practice focuses on corporate, governance, charitable trust, and tax matters solely for nonprofit and exempt organizations. Prior to joining NEO Law Group, Erin was a litigation associate with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP and also clerked for the Honorable Dana M. Sabraw in the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. She currently serves on the board of directors and as the Secretary of the YWCA of San Francisco & Marin. Erin is a graduate of UCLA, summa cum laude in Women’s Studies and Political Science, and Yale Law School, where she was Submissions Director and Symposium Coordinator of the Yale Journal of Law and Feminism.
GENE TAKAGI is the managing attorney of NEO Law Group and contributing editor of the Nonprofit Law Blog. At NEO, Gene has represented over 600 nonprofit organizations on corporate, tax, and charitable trust law matters. A former manager in the for-profit and nonprofit sectors, Gene’s diverse perspectives make him a popular speaker and writer on nonprofit legal topics. He is a regular contributor to The Nonprofit Quarterly and Nonprofit Radio and has written opinions for The New York Times and The Chronicle of Philanthropy. In 2016, Gene was recognized by the American Bar Association Nonprofit Organizations Committee as Outstanding Nonprofit Lawyer. Gene is a graduate of UCLA School of Law and holds a graduate degree in nonprofit administration.