Shane T. Hamilton
Special Counsel

Washington, D.C.
Global Regions

Shane T. Hamilton

Shane Hamilton is one of the country’s leading practitioners in the area of tax-exempt organizations and has extensive experience in representing tax-exempt clients in connection with their complex tax matters. He regularly counsels tax-exempt organizations on a wide range of operational issues involving the application of the unrelated business income tax, intermediate sanctions, private foundation excise taxes, disclosure issues, the private inurement and private benefit doctrine, and other requirements for initial and continuing qualification for tax-exempt status. In addition to advising tax-exempt clients on the tax issues that such organizations face, he offers clients practical advice on navigating the challenges presented when business or mission-oriented goals conflict with the tax laws. More >

Government Experience
Corporate Experience
Rankings and Recognition
Professional and Community Involvement
Bar Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • Texas
  • Virginia
Court Admissions
  • United States Tax Court
  • United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the District of Columbia
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas
Foreign Languages
  • J.D., University of Virginia, 1997
  • M.A., English, University of Virginia, 1997
  • B.A., University of Virginia, Phi Beta Kappa, 1993